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Installing GitBlit GO as Service in Ubuntu Server 14.04

I downloaded it (version 1.6.0), unpacked it in /opt/gitblit (ubuntu server 14.04.1), configured http to 8280 and disabled https assigning 0 (I expose it by https using nginx). I created gitblit user ...
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How to control Git server on CentOS via Windows [on hold]

I have installed CentOS 6.5 on my remote server and I already installed the Git server on that. But the question is how can I connect that server by using Windows GUI git client. Sorry for my weak ...
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Using git with cron

I'm not looking for a solution - mostly for an opinion. But if there is alternative/better solutions I will gladly hear them) My use case: small server, not too many people working on separate ...
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Install Git server on NAS drive [on hold]

I'm wondering if it's possible to setup Git on this NAS: http://www.seagate.com/em/en/external-hard-drives/network-storage/business/business-storage-2-bay-nas/?sku=STBN200#specs
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Pull GitHub repo on Ubuntu server start

I have an autoscaling EC2 group and I have a central config using git between servers. They are set up with keys, so they don't need a password. I want to make sure when an instance gets started and ...
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How do I stop rsync/github from asking my private key passphrase? [on hold]

I've tried ssh-add when I first login. It still asks every time. How do I get rid of it asking for my passphrase?
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Does Git server over SSH requires SFTP?

Does Git server over SSH requires SFTP module? Official manual lacks info here: http://git-scm.com/book/en/Git-on-the-Server-Setting-Up-the-Server
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git private server error: “Permission denied (publickey).”

I followed the instructions here in order to set up a private git server on my Amazon EC2 instance. However, I am having problems when trying to SSH into the git account. Specifically, I get the error ...
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Migrating hg to etckeeper [closed]

I'm already tracking / especially /etc /usr/local and some things of /home/mo/.local by using plain Mercurial with root located at /.hg Now because of the lack of permission and owner tracking I like ...
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Staging Multiple Git Branches on a single server

Is it a bad idea to use a single staging server for staging multiple git branches? For example, if the continuous integration server automatically runs an Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc. provisioning ...
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Chaining Git Repos for Development and Production Website Deployment?

I would like to know if it is practical, or even wise, to chain git repos together. The situation I am thinking of is where I have the git repos on a remote web server where the master branch is that ...
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Allow a user to access a single Git repository

Consider a server that hosts several Git repositories: $ ls -l /opt/git/ drwxrwxr-x 7 ubuntu root 4096 Jan 2 2014 george.git drwxrwxr-x 7 ubuntu root 4096 Dec 29 2013 john.git drwxrwsr-x 7 ...
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cgit + redmine + git (advance integration)

I've successfully managed to configure my Redmine with advance git integration. However, I'm very interested in combining cgit with the current configs, but I'm not sure how. So, basically I want to ...
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error: cannot lock existing info/refs with GIT

I accidentally pressed CTRL+Z in my terminal while I was in the middle of a git push origin my-feature-branch. So then when i tried to push again, i get the message error: cannot lock existing ...
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Debian 7.1 An attempt to commit /etc changes to git failed

I'm running Debian 7.1 edu which install also a LTSP server (fat client). When I try to install/remove any package in chrooted client installation (under /opt/ltsp/i38&) I got the error: An ...
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jenkins build fails with git: stderr: Permission denied (publickey)

I've added the public key from my jenkins user into my github account ssh keys area. It also comes up as used: Added 7 minutes ago — Last used on August 04, 2014 Started by user Aaron Lote ...
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Git repository enforce committer metadata

The purpose is that I manage projects that may be distributed amongst multiple outsource agencies and we would like to, if possible, prevent them from knowing about each other by seeing the commit ...
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Can I use Git, or any derivatives such as Git-Annex etc, as a two way sync framework? [migrated]

Can I use Git, or any derivatives such as Git-Annex etc, as a two way sync framework? What would be the pros and cons of this framework? Would the syncs be done through merging diffs?
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GitLab - Does not accept pushes via SSH [asks for SSH password], works with HTTP?

I have looked at multiple solutions for this problem, including: Gitlab unable to push via ssh Gitlab not working with SSH Keys ...
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Get git + ssh to work without user owned .ssh/config

What's wrong At the moment, git gives me: Bad owner or permissions on ~/.ssh/config fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly when I try to pull a repo. Why I'm not just going to do what the ...
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Updating to GIT 2.0.1

I had installed git 2.0.1 compiled from source. It worked well. # cd git-2.0.1 # make prefix=/usr/local/git all # make prefix=/usr/local/git install # echo "export PATH=$PATH:/usr/local/git/bin" ...
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chef: bash resource ignores .netrc file

I'm using a .netrc file for storing username & password because my git repo is only available via https and needs authentication. In my recipe I got bash "update code" do cwd ...
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Clone git repo via https without entering the password manually

I've got a stack in Amazon OpsWorks and within this stack I got a RailsApp Layer. The repository is only accessible via https and is protected with username and password. On my machine I can clone the ...
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GitLab installation failing on RHEL 7

I'm trying to install GitLab 7.0 on RHEL 7 (using the CentOS omnibus package), but the installation keeps failing at the step below. Any suggestions as to how to get the installation to complete ...
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Management of system directory in linux using git

I'm using puppet to manage my linux systems. I have to use /etc/puppet directory to keep manifest files instead of user home directory, and I want to manage them by git. But because /etc/puppet's ...
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Git broken when accessing Program Files as non-administrator

My company has a customizable internal tool that is located within the Program Files folder of the dev computers. We using it as a Git repo, but I've noticed that Git incorrectly thinks there are ...
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Allow ssh access to git pull on remote machine

We have a server with some of our git repositories on and I would like to be able to clone one to our webserver (which runs debian). I ran ssh-keygen on the webserver and copied the public key into ...
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gitlab: How to not break old gitolite urls

I'm in the process of migrating from gitolite to gitlab. My original repositories had urls like: git@dev.example.com:project-gui and git@dev.example.com:project-libs. Gitlab has forced me to use ...
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Configure Firewall to allow incoming connections to Server Running in a VM

I have Lubuntu running in a VMware Virtual Machine (on a Windows 7 host). Within the VM, I am using the git daemon command to serve a git repository. When trying to connect to this server from another ...
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Git will not run on Windows Server 2012

I can install git on Windows 2012 and bash will appear on the context menu but whenever it is started I get "uname.exe has closed". If try to start git.exe through the cmd prompt or just by clicking ...
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Basic username-password authentication on gitorious

I recently set up my own server that is supposed to host some git repositories. I installed gitorious there. It is almost perfect. The one thing that I am struggling with right now is how can I make ...
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Tracking the linux config with git: how?

I'd like to track my linux configurations with git. My idea is to have a branch for each server. /etc is not the only one directory to be tracked (I won't git init in '/etc' ) As far as I could ...
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safety git repo mirror

I've read about git clone --mirror <repo> and git remote update. But it seems that would change local mirror no matter what happened in remote repo. What I want is a mirror backup copy of the ...
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Getting particular server config from Git in Chef Solo

I don't want to use Chef Server as for now, but rather want to leverage Chef Solo. I need to keep configs (attributes and files) of particular servers in a separate Git repo. This is needed to keep ...
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GIT server with username and password authentication

I would like to set a GIT server and let my developers to login using username and password in order to commit and make changes to the projects. I need also to manage developer access to projects (I ...
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How to set up Git on remote instance using keys from local machine?

I have a setup where I can ssh into my remote server (ie a Google Compute instance) from my local machine. I used to be able to clone, push, and pull from a repository on my remote instance without ...
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Perl compatability issues when installing Git on EC2

Can anyone help me install git on one of my EC2 boxes? When I run: sudo yum install git I get: Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ---> Package git.x86_64 0:1.8.2.1-1.el6 ...
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Create .gitconfig for chrooted users

I have several chrooted users on my server, and I want to install git for specific users. I block at the command : git config --global user.name "user_name" I use this command connected as the ...
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How does one get a recent version of git installed on an ec2 instance?

I can't for the life of me figure out how to get yum to install a recent version of git on an ec2 instance. yum install git installs 1.7.4.5, which is not recent enough. Surely there's some 1.8.x ...
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Using npm install as a MS-Windows system account

I have a node application running on Windows, which I want to be able to update automatically. When I run npm install -d as the Administrator account - it works fine, but when I try to run it through ...
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Remote Debugging and deployment of a Project Built Locally

We work on our projects locally, and deploy them on remote servers for testing. This is currently done via git commits/push/pulls. But the problem here is that most of the commit contain errors and/or ...
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Elastic beanstalk access private git repo

I am trying to currently add an ssh key to my elastic beanstalk instances using .ebextensions commands. The keys I have stored are in my application code and I try to copy them to the root .ssh ...
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Make VirtualMin git Module SMART

I used VirtualMin's git module to setup a private git over http on one of my servers. I have other servers with git over ssh but this was my first try to setup it over http and with VirtualMin. ...
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git: create new remote repo with http backend?

I set up access to git over apache2 and the git-http-backend as described in http://www.tikalk.com/alm/setup-git-gitweb-git-http-backend-smart-http-ubuntu-1204 . I can pull from the test repository ...
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Why can root see a dir but not a user?

I created a git repo on my vps through root and made it shared so a group of people have the ability to access it: # mkdir example.git # cd example.git # git init --bare --shared=group Initialized ...
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SSL verification error with git (on github) on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to clone the atom repository that just went fully open-source and I've run into some trouble. Attempting to git clone the repository is producing an SSL error: wug@wugputer:/src/test$ git ...
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WARNING: failed to start git_daemon

I follow this http://bin63.com/how-to-setup-a-git-repository-on-freebsd tutorial to the letter and edit: /etc/rc.conf with: git_daemon_enable="YES" git_daemon_directory="/git" ...
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Puppet exec command with variable not executed

I have a very simple Puppet (sub)module that should use Git to clone a repository from a remote location: class wppuppet::git( $location = '/var/www/wp' ) { file { $location: ensure => ...
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Git post-commit /post-receive hook not working

I have a Git repo one one server. i want that whenever an admin pushes changes to git repo, those changes may automatically be deployed to a folder on the same server, where git repo is hosted. As my ...
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hostname of minion in salt command

I'm fairly new to salt so it's possible that I just missed something, but I can't figure this out. I am using salt as a command execution tool (no config management so far). I couldn't find a way to ...