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Are there any revision control systems (git preferred) that could run on shared hosting server presumably by being launched as CGI scripts?

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Could you elaborate more? Do you want to host the repository or just pull the code down? What functionality are you looking for that github.com can't provide? –  Flashman May 16 '11 at 12:56
    
I don't want to host it on github, because I want a repository for personal / private files. I want to host a repository on my server with shared hosting-- that means Ihave no terminal access. –  Eric Pruitt May 17 '11 at 15:22
    
I believe this is the solution, you are looking for. serverfault.com/questions/26836/… –  Shiro Dec 3 '12 at 5:49

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According to its man page git-http-backend is "a simple CGI program to serve the contents of a Git repository to Git clients accessing the repository over http:// and https:// protocols".

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That requires me to install git. Shared hosting means no command line access, just SFTP and a web control panel. I need something that I can upload as CGI scripts. –  Eric Pruitt May 17 '11 at 15:23
    
You could try to upload git-http-backend binary but you need to find file compiled for your hosting OS. –  AlexD May 17 '11 at 17:33

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