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Too many git pulls at once don't work

I have a deploy script where I want all of my webservers to simultaneously perform a git pull from the same place. When only two servers do the pull simultaneously, there are no problems. Once I have ...
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Can I deploy via Git to Rackspace Cloud Sites?

I was wondering if anyone knows of a way to deploy to Rackspace Cloud Sites via Git-push? I contacted the Rackspace support and all they can tell me is that I might be able to as long as I don't need ...
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git pull-push giving error

Hi i cloned a local repository on another server http://localipaddress/git/project . It created an empty repository. When i tried to pull from the repository, it gave me an error Your ...
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What IIS authentication method to use with Git server hosted on IIS?

I have setup a WebGitNet MVC site under IIS on Windows 7 Pro 64-bit (not joined to a domain). WebGit .NET: IIS Hosting for Git "Smart HTTP" using ASP.NET MVC The code has no authentication ...
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Deploying git repo on production server without account password

What I would like to do How can I clone a git repository on my production server, without providing the account's password, and passphrase for the SSH key? Perhaps what I'm asking is not possible. ...
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Installing packages without internet access

I am trying to install git on a SUSE linux server that, to all intents and purposes, doesn't have internet access. It would appear that I also need to install some dependencies for git. Is there ...
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“Half” ssh authorization to a server with git repository

Currently I have purchased web hosting with ssh access. I have created a git repository on it and if I set my public key in ~/.ssh/authorized_keys file, I have access to that repo, I can push/pull ...
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Setup SSH key per user for Git access

I'm setting up a site that will have multiple development instances running on the same server. Essentially, we'd have dev-a.whatever.com, dev-b.whatever.com, etc.. all running off a single server. I ...
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How can I make gitosis distinguish between two users with the same username

I have a gitosis system that seems to be working correctly except for a common problem we run into where I can't distingush permissions between two users who have the same username, but different ...
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Using symbolic links with git

I used to have my system configuration files all in one directory for better management but now i need to use some version control on it. But the problem is that git doesn't understand symbolic links ...
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How is gitosis-serve invoked?

I have a working installation of Gitosis, but I'm wondering how the gitosis-serve command ever gets invoked! From all I can understand, when you connect through SSH as the git user (using git@host), ...
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Gitosis post-receive hook before initial push

I have a script on the client machine that adds the necessary configuration stuff to gitosis.conf on the server. I'm able to push and everything works correctly. However, I want to add a ...
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Installing gitweb failed: No package gitweb available

I have tried installing gitweb via ssh and failed. Below is what I get. root@server [~]# yum install gitweb Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * rpmforge: ...
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Test and Production Server

I am using Git for a test and production server and I'm trying to figure out the best way to update the production server. I have limited SSH access, and don't want to manually update my production ...
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setting up repositories for users, what does this entail?

Say I wanted to setup a server, where I could create GIT repositories for users. I would only give them access via SSH. I would need to restrict them to say 100megs or 1 gig etc. Is this a ...
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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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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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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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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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Gitolite3 not writing

I am a bit at world's end here. I want to install gitolite3 smart http over apache. I can successfully pull, but not push (doesn't even give me any errors or notices, not even in any known log). I ...
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Puppet vcsrepo git checkout branch

I am using puppet to clone a repo on an agent node. My site.pp contains node foobar{ vcsrepo{"home/user1/gitrepo1": provider=>git, source=>"https://github.com/foobar/foo.git", ...
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Alternative to Samba with XAMP stack

I am currently setting up a server on my network for web development work and was wondering if there is any better way of doing what I intend to do. My work machine is a Windows 7 desktop and I am ...
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Uninstall Gitorious

I have installed Gitorious on my CentOS server but the ssh public key authentication method does not serve my purpose as most of the users are on Windows and will be using more than one computer. I ...
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GIT Website Deployment

I am attempting to setup GIT to deploy my project to different locations based on the branch. (I think this is what I want to do anyway). My current setup is this: Local dev machine running ...
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Git branch and subdomain

Well, this is an idea that came to my mind a couple days ago and I could figured out how to do it (and even if it would be possible). My idea would displaying a different branch when you access the ...
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Installation of GitLab ignores ./config/gitlab.yml

I have been trying to install GitLab on CentOS 5.x, but I am stuck now and google's are confusing. I have been following this install guide (currently stuck here) After running bundle exec rake ...
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Can you upload chef cookbooks directly from a hosted Git repository?

I'm learning Chef. My cookbooks are on Github. It seems the workflow goes: Install cookbooks locally (download them from Github with knife site install) Upload cookbooks to server (knife cookbook ...
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Steps to install & configure Git server, stucked … :(

I've a CentOS 6.2 server and will like to install & configure a Git Server there. I read a lot of documentation at this [1] and [2] for example but I'm stucked because it's a bit complex than SVN ...
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Syntax check cfengine files before updating git repository

I have my cfengine (2 and 3) files in a git repository fronted by gitolite. Users of this repo have a pre-commit hook that will perform syntax/promise checks on the files as needed. This works fine. ...
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How do I fetch a specific version of file to /tmp with git in linux?

That is, I don't want to replace the work space, but fetch a older version of file to /tmp? Is that possible ?
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What is the best way to use git to update test and production servers?

Our company has recently transitioned over to git and github as our main source control. We've gotten all the users setup and everyone is able to push and pull to github just fine. But I'm a little ...
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Can't push to git remote repositories

I'm having trouble pushing my code to a git remote repository from my localhost. This problem only appears for repositories that were initially created with remote urls that are system directories ...
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gitweb- fatal: not a git repository

So I have set up a simple server running debian stable (squeeze), and have configured git. Using gitolite, I have all functionality (at least the basic clone/push/pull/commit) working. Installation of ...
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using git on DOS command line asks for password - but not when using TortoiseGit or gitBash

I would like to use the DOS command line to enter the command: git clone "git_path.git" myDir It asks me to enter a password which I would like to avoid. I usually use TortoiseGit to do all git ...
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Authorization in GIT

I am new to Git. Is there any method in GIT to control the users from accessing the repository. I mean read only and all stuffs like that. I have installed the GUI and using that can I control the ...
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Ubuntu, Git (git-http-backend) and Apache

I am trying to setup a repository server based on git combine with its git-http-backend and apache. My problem? I can clone perfectly, but when i try ti push, i hit a wall $ git push origin master * ...
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Allow users to ssh to specific user through ldap and stored public keys

I recently setup gitolite, where users access git repository with "gitolite" user through ssh. Now I would like to integrate that into LDAP. Each user has pubkey in LDAP and if he has "git" ...
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GIT pull times out?

I've recently set up a small turnkeylinux revision control VM (which has about 256MB RAM), and am attempting to clone one of the repositories I pushed up to it. It is very fast to push to (via ssh) ...
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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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git clone - fail instead of prompting for credentials

When cloning git repositories in automated tools - web front ends, CI systems, sometimes the git clone invocation opens up a prompt asking for the username and password (for example, when cloning a ...
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Gitolite3 push and selinux access failure

I try to install gitolite3 with ssh and http. I have followed largely the official guide at gitolite3, but I am stumbling accross three remaining problems. When I $ git clone ...
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TeamCity: 'git fetch' command failed. stderr: Socket Closed

We have been working for years with TeamCity and for several weeks with git as version control system. I have set up integration with TeamCity and that has been working fine. We have four different ...
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GIT SVN with subgit and apache

I've started evaluating a piece of software called subgit which seamlessly allows you to interface a repo with either SVN or GIT. Throughout our organization we interface our repos using apache, and ...
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Authenticate Git virtual users via PAM

Can Git authenticate virtual users via PAM? In particular, would Git require some additional utility, such as gitolite or gitosis?
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Configuring Jenkins for running with BitBucket [closed]

I'm trying to setup Jenkins on my mac mini in order to pull my iOS project source code from BitBucket and build it automatically. I've already gone through the major well know problems generating the ...
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How to put freebsd configuration under Revision Control?

I heard once that in linux it's possible to put whole /etc/ directory into repository. In fact i already done too much crap on server and I quite disoriented what exactly is setup in there at all. ...
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How can I version control server configuration files that are changed at application runtime, using git or another VCS?

I'm running a Minecraft server (craftbukkit) and I have several other admins who want access to modifying server configuration files. It is important that I track all their changes, so naturally, git ...
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Missing repos in gitweb

Something crazy is happening to me. If you visit http://git.jshawl.com/, you'll see a single repo "testing.git", though if you click on "TXT" in the lower right corner, you can see another repo that ...
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Intermittently git push hangs over ssh to gitosis

I have an intermittent problem pushing to my git (gitosis) repository. Most of the time it works fine but when it doesn't work the push hangs. It seems to have done the majority of what it wants to ...
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Separate git accounts on linux server

I have a lot of git repositories on my linux (ubuntu) server. I access all of them with the Apache user www-data. This worked great in the past because I was the only web developer. Now I have ...