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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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installing git from debian wheezy backports: anyway i see old package version

I need to install git 1.8.* version. I added backports to my sources.list; Removed current installed git via apt-get remove git; Executed apt-get update to update my packages list aptitude show git ...
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Redmine not finding my Git Repo on Debian 7.3

I'm currently facing the problem, that I get the error message The entry or revision was not found in the repository. when I want to see the repository in Redmine 1.4.4. The repository path is set to ...
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gitweb refusing to blame

I'm attempting to get gitweb (git 1.8.4.2, via git instaweb) in a project dir on my Debian server to offer blame views. In my /etc/gitweb.conf: … # default logo, favicon, etc. settings ...
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25 Sidekiq processes for Gitlab

Looking at htop output on my server I see 25 sidekiq processes spawned by Gitlab. I use Gitlab privately, so there is never going to be any load, so I doubt all of those processes are required, but I ...
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How can I use etckeeper via sudo with different users and have the correct user in the commit message? [duplicate]

I'm working on a server with several admin users. Each of them can use sudo to make configuration changes. We're keepeing our /etc directory version-controlled using etckeeper. However, when I or ...
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git auto complete freezes terminal when password required

When executing a command such as this git pull origin BRANCH-1 and hitting tab (auto complete) I get a password prompt like so: git pull origin BRANCH-1Password: Then the terminal freezes. The ...
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Unable to setup git with jailed user

I have performed below steps to setup jailed user here username is test3 mkdir -p /home/test3/{dev,etc,lib,usr,bin} mkdir -p /home/test3/usr/bin chown root.test3 /home/test3 mknod -m 666 ...
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debian: FATAL -> Failed to fork

First time in my life I have something like this: root@peklan:~# aptitude install git-core No packages will be installed, upgraded, or removed. 0 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and ...
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1answer
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Browse git repository over Webdav (debian)

I would like to be able to browse a (bare) git repository over Webdav. Note that I do not want to be able to push/pull over Webdav. Instead, I actually want to be able to browse through my files via ...
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Howto Nginx + git-http-backend + fcgiwrap (Debian Squeeze)

I am trying to setup git-http-backend with Nginx but after 24 hours wasting time and reading everything I could I think this config should work but doesn't. server { listen 80; server_name ...
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How to install git server on debian VPS (openvz+direct admin)?

What are the risks and precaution steps when installing git server on debian VPS (openvz + direct admin) ? How to install git server properly in such environment ? I would like to use git server ...
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gitosis crontab using public/private key pairs

I have a debian server (2.6.18-6-686, etch) set up with gitosis (0.2+20080825-2) installed. Everything works just fine, but my problem is that when I clone and pull any repository it requests the ...
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Make a repository of an entire partition?

I like to have a good backup from my small debian server. Would it be a good idea to make a repository at "/"?
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Gitolite clone not working as intended

I am running a Debian system, and have recently installed gitolite using the DEB package. Here is my problem: I have tried to clone the gitolite-admin.git repository (which is used for configuring ...
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Where do I install gitosis on Debian? And does it go on both my dev AND live server?

I've been reading a lot of documentation on gitosis recently, but I am admittedly new to ssh keys and in turn, I seem to only have a rudimentary understanding of how gitosis actually works with git to ...
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push commits to git (gitolite) repository messes up file permissions (no more trac access)

already posted here so feel free to answer there. everytime i commit/push something to the git server the file permissions change (all added/edited files in the repository have no read and execute ...
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Cannot access gitosis repository from local machine. gets “Permission denied (publickey).”

I am trying to set up a Git server on a Debian server, but can not seem to add users that can successfully access it. After doing gitosis-init, and cloning the gitosis-admin repository and adding the ...
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What git binary I am using?

I just installed git 1.6.0 from source, but strange thing now happening to me: debian:~/git# git version git version 1.5.6.5 debian:~/git# which git /usr/local/bin/git debian:~/git# ...
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Gitosis setup, fatal error on initial clone of gitosis-admin

I'm stuck. After setting up gitosis, cloning gitosis-admin for the first time results in the following: $ git clone ssh://git@myserver.com:gitosis-admin.git Initialized empty Git repository in ...
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SSH_ORIGINAL_ENVIRONMENT error with Snow Leopard client to a gitosis server on Debian

I have a server running gitosis (installed from the package manager) on Debian Lenny. I am able to perform all operations from my linux mint laptop, but from my Mac running an up-to-date Snow Leopard ...
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How to stop git-daemon on debian

I'm running debian lenny server, and I've installed git on it. Now there is a git-daemon process (and appropriate opened port), but there is no /etc/init.d/git script that I could stop. I know there ...