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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 [closed]

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 ...
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How to debug Repository.fetch_changesets runned from ./script/rails runner

For some time I have been updating changesets manually on server with following command's: $ cd /custom/www-data/ $ source /custom/www-data/.rvm/scripts/rvm $ ./script/rails runner ...
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Version Controlling Foreman & Puppet

I have just setup Foreman for the first time & am not sure how to go about putting all of my configurations under version control. I know I can use Git for each module I install on my Puppet ...
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Git is not working properly when installing with chef

I'm provisioning my servers with Chef. For git I'm using the community cookbook and is installing version 1.8.3.1 in Amazon Linux. However after it gets installed I don't get any output while running ...
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Unknown option git config --local reported by Jenkins

I asked the same question on stack overflow but I only got 5 views, I think this is a better forum for this question. I'm setting up CI for a C# project hosted on github in a private repo. Git is ...
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Set git config for a group instead of user or systemwide

We have configured git config --system init.templatedir /path/ on our system to automatically create required githooks for each new repository created via git init. However, there is another group of ...
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I would like Jenkins to fire a build when a patchset is uploaded or changed in Gerrit. How, exactly, do I configure this?

I am using Jenkins 1.557 to watch a Gerrit 2.8 instance for changes. I am using the following plugins: Git Plugin 2.1.0 Git Client Plugin 1.7.0 Gerrit Trigger 2.11.1 When I use "test connection" ...
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How to make git push work with nginx (basic auth) behind nginx reverse proxy (HTTPS)?

I like to have a git server on a computer (backend) without direct internet access. There should be basic authentication. The access should be available by means of a reverse proxy (frontend) on ...
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Move repo from plain git to GitLab server

I have two servers, an older server running plain git with three repositories under /opt/. These projects are now to be moved over to a new server where I choose to run gitlab for the sake of the GUI ...
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keeping a remote server up to date with git repo

So, I'm aware of git hooks, and will be looking into those next, but want to write a simple bash script, run via cron, to keep a repo on a remote server up to date. I imagine it working like this: ...
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How to run git as daemon on Solaris (SmartOS)

As stated in subject. I have this script that works fine from command line: #!/sbin/sh GITCOMMAND="git daemon --base-path=/my/git/repo --export-all --enable=receive-pack --reuseaddr" startcmd () { ...
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ssh-add is required before each git push

Before I can git push / pull or capistrano deploy (using agent_forward => true) I have to run ssh-add command. If I try without this I get a publickey failure. Does anyone know why ssh-add is not ...
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Configure GIT server over HTTP using LDAP

I am quite new to GIT and overall am not very experienced in infrastructure setup. However, what I am trying to do seems to be very basic and I am not able to do it. I am trying to create a GIT ...
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Turning on ssl_verify_client in Nginx causes Gitlab user identification to fail

We have a private Gitlab instance that we plan on exposing externally, in order to ensure that only employees can connect to the website I have rolled out a small internal CA with user certs in order ...
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Copying a git repository to atlassian stash?

We would like to move our git repository to an atlassian stash installation. I have created a new and empty repository in stash and from our existing git repository on my local machine I have ...
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What “access rights” could be blocking access to a gitlab repository?

I'm trying to setup gitlab (6.5.1) on a fresh clean server. Everything appears to work, but git is unable to push to any project. Following the commands from the newly created project page and pushing ...
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Password prompt for public git repositories with git daemon - gitolite

I try to setup a git server with gitolite and make some repositories public. I installed gitolite, configured it for the user git and everything works fine. Permissions and UMask are set to 0027, to ...
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Deploy using git with different settings per local/hosted environment

I'm new to Git and planning to use it to deploy a PHP application to AWS Elasitic Beanstalk environment. I don't know how to handle the database configuration or anything else that needs different ...
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Git github not working with google authenticator OSX

So I had git running on my computer just fine. My password was saved with the osxkeychain thingy and everything ran smoothly. Today I decided I should be safe and enable google authenticator 2-step ...
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DRBD vs. GlusterFS for replication

I need to build a solution to host internal git repositories. It needs to supports hundreds of thousands (or more) repositories. I plan on using multiple "dumb" servers with a shared storage, so ...
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Removing sensitive data from Git. “fatal: ambiguous argument 'rm'”

I'm trying to run this command: git filter-branch --force --index-filter 'git rm --cached --ignore-unmatch filename.js' --prune-empty --tag-name-filter cat -- --all but I keep getting this error: ...
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Error on installing Git

I keep getting these errors when I try to install git: Error: Package: git-1.8.2.1-1.el5.i386 (epel) Requires: libcurl.so.3 Error: Package: perl-Git-1.8.2.1-1.el5.i386 (epel) ...
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Git with Smart HTTP Transport. Is git update-server-info needed?

I am setting up a Git server using HTTP transport. As both my server and the clients will be using Git >= 1.6.6, Smart HTTP Transport is enabled. The Git manual section about the HTTP/S Protocol says ...
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SSH access for hundreds of thousands of users

I need to setup a solution similar to GitHub, where users can SSH to their git repository. This should scale for hundreds of thousands of users, so my idea is to use a distributed filesystem for the ...
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Integrating Kerberos authentication on Apache with a Git server

First time asking a question here so I hope I'm in the right place to do so. I've also searched for similar problems on here, but couldn't find anything quite as similar. Here's my problem. We ...
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Gitlab not working with SSH Keys

I am having issues with Gitlab. I used the following guide to install and configure Gitlab https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlab-recipes/blob/master/install/centos/README.md. The installation seemed to ...
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Where to store VCS version in RPM?

We're using Git as our VCS and RPMs for packaging. I'd like to store the Git hash a package was built from, but I'm not sure on the most appropriate place. There are a number of tags available to an ...
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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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Executing a git command using remote powershell results in a NativeCommmandError

I am getting an error while executing a remote PowerShell script. From my local machine I am running a PowerShell script that uses Invoke-Command to cd into a directory on a remote Amazon Windows ...
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Repository Access Control with GIT over HTTPS

We recently began experimenting with GIT and are looking to possibly switch over from SVN to GIT. I setup a server for git that is currently using the SSH protocol. There server is running CentOS 6.5. ...
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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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Deploying Rails Application in AWS OpsWorks

I've created a stack, inside this stack have created two layers. Rails App Server (Ruby version: 2.0.0, Rails Stack: nginx & Unicorn, no custom chef recipes) MySQL (using built-in recipes) And ...
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Force git pull and clone to not prompt for password

I host my own git repositories on my server and I can clone them with git clone git@example.com:repo I would like to know how to make cloning and pulling passwordless, so friends of mine could run ...
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Migrating a Github repository with all the commit history to Perforce [closed]

The title is self explanatory, how can i migrate a github repository with commit history to Perforce. Thanks.
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CentOS 6 with Hiawatha initial setup ssh agent problems

I have a VPS that I have installed cmake, and Hiawatha on to without problems. The ip address provides a webpage when viewed in the browser so that is working fine. My document root is to be loaded ...
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Limit ssh to local network, except for the git user

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 server set up with Gitlab and OpenVPN to serve as a git and vpn server for us. Currently I have opened up port 1194 in the firewall to open for OpenVPN and let users ...
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Permissions for Jenkins to allow post-receive hooks, yet block anonymous users

I'm trying to disable Anonymous access to our Jenkins installation, but still allow Codebase Git to perform post-receive hooks to post to Jenkins, to allow it to trigger a build. We're using ...
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Apache > mod_auth_dbm combine group and user files

I have created a Git server with git-http-backend on a VPS with CentOS 6.5, and use htpasswd authentication. The relevant section used to look like this: <LocationMatch ".*"> AuthType ...
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Failed to connect to repository - 401 on Jenkins + Codebase Git

I'm trying to get Jenkins to use Git as our SCM, and setting it up is being a bit of a pain. When specifying the Codebase Git repo to use, using the following format: ...
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Configuration of nginx for git-http-backend on debian(-based systems)

I'm having trouble to get git-http-backend working using an nginx server on my Ubuntu 13.04 machine. Tried it with Debian 7 before but with similar results. Basically I followed ...