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How to setup separate projectName/gitolite-admin.git configuration repositories with Gitolite?

I want to setup a Gitolite based installation for hosting git repositories in a small organization for a limited set of projects (100 projects at most, probably less than 30) with repositories under ...
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Proper trac + gitolite integration (file permissions)

I am trying to understand what I did wrong with my file permission on a Debian Wheezy trac + gitolite integrate. I have been following indications from here, here and here. Here is what I did: $ ...
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I'm having some trouble setting up IP restrictions with Gitolite

I'm having trouble setting up IP restrictions with Gitolite. It may be something simple and this is my first time using it (I'm finally switching from Gitosis because it can't do what I need it to) ...
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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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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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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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Setting up Git, Gitweb, Gitolite on a Fedora 19 Server - Getting a '404 - No project found' message

All - I'm getting a 404 - No projects found trying to get a gitweb server up. Git and gitolite work fine, but I can't get projects to show up. Here's my setup: I'm working on getting Gitweb up on ...
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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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Gitolite3 over http selinux permissions

I'm trying to install gitolite3 on Centos6.4. It works, I can ssh and, after some trouble, I can also read, such as clone, through http and httpd. I am re-enabling selinux into permissive mode, that I ...
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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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Replace gitolite3 user with git

I am installing gitolite3 on a server, with ssh and http pulling/pushing/alltherest. During the process, a user and group gitolite3 is created. When I run: $ ssh gitolite3@server info I get the ...
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How well does authorized_keys scale?

If I'm using something like gitolite to handle access control how well does authorized_keys scale? Meaning if I have say 50,000 users what will the performance be like (I'm guessing not very good). ...
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Gitlab add default post-update

we've setup Gitlab (as was described at official site). All works fine. Now we need to add git hook to new-created projects called post-update (lets say it is located at ...
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Gitlab setup, rake fails because no --global user.name

Following the 5.1 instructions to install gitlab https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlabhq/blob/master/doc/install/installation.md When I run the command to test the install, I get an error "Git ...
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How to manually edit gitolite config file (running with redmine)

Say I want to manually edit the configuration files of gitolite (conf/gitolite.conf and add keys). What is the correct way to do so? Logged as git on the server, I have tried to clone ...
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NGINX and CGit configuration

I?m trying to setup CGit and NGINX. I'm almost there but I have a problem with the rewrite rule in my NGINX's conf file. Currently I have this: server { listen 80; server_name ...
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How to setup Git Linux server for Windows domain clients via SSH?

Is this combination possible? Server: Git on Linux Clients: Windows Authentication: Windows domain credentials Transport protocol: SSH If yes how would this be accomplished?
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How can I configure git to reject large files?

For the 3rd time a developer committed a large file in our git repository (over 100MB). It's really a pain to cleanup. How can I configure git and/or gitolite to prevent large files from ever being ...
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How to set up sshd so that it never asks for a password for a specific user?

I have a dedicated system account named "git" that is managed by gitlab/gitolite. Users connecting to this account always use SSH keys, "git" user doesn't have a password. If users connect without a ...
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Gitlabhq gitolite update repos and keys issue

I would like update gitolite. But when i start command > sudo -u gitlab -H bundle exec rake gitlab:gitolite:update_repos remote: Counting objects: 1459, done. remote: Compressing objects: 100% ...
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New Users are unable to connect to gitolite/git on amazon aws

These are the steps I followed for setting up a new user on gitolite hosted on amazon aws: 1. Installed gitolite (works - I can can connect as admin & add new repos/users) I added a test repo ...
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user unable to connect to git (using gitolite on ubuntu)

I was able to run the following command: git clone admin@ip address:gitolite-admin.git When I tried adding a new user using the steps below, the new user was unable to connect: Steps taken so far: ...
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redmine-gitolite plugin post recieve hook

I have redmine installed with around 12 projects and most of them are websites/web apps. Their code is maintained on the same server using redmine-gitolite-plugin by eric ...
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Gitweb to check access rights with gitolite

I'm several git repositories accessible to different users. I want to allow the users to browse all repos he or she has at least READ access to. To achieve this I have the following gitweb config: ...
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Would there be anyway to know the origin account's username that ssh'ed into the server?

I initially git cloned a repo, when I push my work, within the post-receive hook, I would like to retrieve the origin acount's username who did the push. I know $SSH_CONNECTION and $SSH_CLIENT give ...
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How config git email notification

Could your advice information (script) to config git notification. We have many projects and team working with them. It will be better if team member could get email notification when another push.
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Git push write access for deployment denied

I have strange issue when try git push. Git clone and commit works fine. W access for my_project DENIED to deploy_my_project_ My gitolite.conf repo my_project R = deploy_my_project_111 ...
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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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How could I stop ssh offering a wrong key?

(This is a problem with ssh, not gitolite) I've configured gitolite on my home server (ubuntu 12.04 server, open-ssh). I want an special identityfile to administer the repositories, so I need to ...
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Allow users to configure notified email addresses

I want my users to be able to subscribe new commit notifications. Subscriptions should be per gitolite repository, and the user shouldn't have to contact me every time they want to add a subscription ...
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gitolite behind haproxy

is there a way to have a gitolite behind haproxy? I have my repo on a private server behind haproxy, but what is the way to clone/push/etc on this server from the internet? Thanks in advance.
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Gitolite w. Gitweb and Wildcard Repos

with a gitolite configuration like this: repo    users/CREATOR/.+ C       =   @defaultgroup RW+D    =   CREATOR RWD     =   @defaultgroup the users of our ...
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Gitolite SSH URL Format

So I got gitolite set up. Simple. But there is one issue I am having. The SSH urls follow the format of git@host:repo. I'm used to Bitbucket / Github where the urls follow the format of ...
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Moving Gitlab and Gitolite server to another machine

Now, I have gitlab and gitolite running on my ubuntu server. However, this server is too slow and my company wish to move the server to another machine. Are there any way to move gitlab and gitolite ...
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Mechanism behind user forwarding in ScriptAliasMatch

I am following this tutorial to setup gitolite and at some point the following ScriptAliasMatch is used: ScriptAliasMatch \ "(?x)^/(.*/(HEAD | \ info/refs | \ objects/(info/[^/]+ | \ ...
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Gitolite and Gitlab - How the `www-data` user can checkout?

I have just installed Gitolite and Gitlab and I am very happy with it. Everything works fine so far. I can create repos, push to them, clone them on other clients on the network. Great! But now I ...
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change gitolite from manual installation to package

I want to change my manually installed gitolite to the package installation, because it's easier to updates. How can I do that, without loosing my repositories? / How can I backup my repositories, ...
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Installing Git on Ubuntu 12.04

I installed git with gitolite on my vserver using this tutorial. But I've got a problem to clone the gitolite-admin repo to my computer. The user is created with the option --disabled-password But ...
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gitolite mac don't add new user to authorized_keys

I installed gitolite and every thing works fine for me as admin. But when I'd like to add add a new user the new user can't connect to the server. After I looked into the file authorized_keys I saw ...
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gitolite.conf - Write and rewind permissions (W+) are being lost everytime a git push occurs

At my company, we are adopting Redmine as the support tool for our software projects management. Since we were using git for SCM, I've installed and configured the Redmine git hosting plugin and ...
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Redmine 2.x with gitolite integration [closed]

Has someone here correctly configured Redmine 2.x (I'm using Redmine 2.0.3) with gitolite? If yes, how?
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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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Gitweb document root with gitolite

I'm on Mac OsX, trying to host my own git server. I've got gitolite running perfectly. However, I have a folder called "git" in my Sites directory, such that visiting http://git.example.com points ...
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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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gitolite on ubuntu 12 always asking for password when trying to clone gitolite-admin

after several hours of googling and trying (and reading several posts on this page) I still do not know what I am doing wrong. So I would be very happy, if somebody could help me here... I updated ...
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Errors while trying to install gitolite

I'm trying to get up and running gitolite as the instructions said at this http://sitaramc.github.com/gitolite/qi.html but when I run the command: [git@devserver gitolite]$ src/gitolite install -ln ...
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post-receive hook permission denied “unable to create file” error

Just got gitolite installed on my webserver and am trying to get a post-receive hook that can point the git dir in apache's direction. This is what my post-receive hook looks like. Got this script ...
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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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Cannot clone gitolite 3 gitolite-admin with Tortoisegit on WIndows 7

I've installed Gotolite 3 on my CentOS 6.2 (64-bit) system using yum, and am trying to clone gitolite-admin with Tortoisegit on Windows 7 (64-bit), which I installed with PLink. Tortoisegit just says ...
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Is it possible to run gitolite on a FreeNAS server?

We make extensive use of gitolite, both for code management and to host private SparkleShare repositories. I'm looking at building a FreeNAS storage machine, and got to thinking that it runs bsd, has ...