Gitolite allows you to setup a centralised Git server, with very fine-grained access control and mother powerful features.

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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 ...
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git on HTTP with gitolite and nginx

I am trying to setup a server where my git repo would be accessible with HTTP(S). I am using gitolite and nginx (and gitlab for web interface but I doubt it makes any difference). I have searched ...
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from svn to git (+ LDAP + password-less updates + passworded access control)

We have an SVN setup and there are some things we dislike about it and some things we like about it. We want to move to git, but we're not sure exactly what setup will work for us. We're currently ...
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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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What are the dangerous operations that need to be prohibited on a hosted git repository?

I am looking into the tools neccessary to give other people write access to a git repository. I understand that git repositories are accessed using SSH with a locked-in command like gitosis or ...
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Git/LDAP Accounts/Gitolite

I have relatively little knowledge about what exactly LDAP is and how it works except that I know I can use my LDAP account username/password to log into multiple linux servers. Right now we are ...
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Why does this preseed for gitolite fail?

I'm installing gitolite on a Debian Squeeze box with the following preseed: gitolite gitolite/gituser string git gitolite gitolite/adminkey string ssh-rsa AAAAB3ECT ...
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Install gitolite without needing public key(s)?

All of our developers run Windows workstations. We run a Linux development server. I've been wanting to try out running our own git server on the dev server. After some research I've settled on ...
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How do I provide dpkg configuration parameters to aptitude or apt-get?

When installing gitolite I find that: # aptitude install gitolite The following NEW packages will be installed: gitolite 0 packages upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 29 not upgraded. ...
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Gitolite gl-post-init Hook Automation

ANSWER POSTED BELOW I am currently in the process of setting up a local git/development server and have ran into a snag with the gitolite post-hook. To give an overview of what I am currently doing. ...
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aliasing “git” ssh login to “gitolite”

I'm installing gitolite from CentOS packages for my client. The package creates a gitolite user, which will be visible explicitly during a "git clone" operations. The client wants to use "git" and ...
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Gitweb gives 404 no projects found

I'm having trouble setting up gitweb with gitolite. Gitolite works correctly, but gitweb keeps giving me a 404 - no projects found. What's strange is that when I run the cgi script as the apache user ...
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Can't clone gitolite-admin

I'm trying to setup gitolite on my server which is a mac mini running os X leopard (non-server version). I believe I correctly installed gitolite using the root installation method detailed on ...
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Troubles cloning from a git / gitolite / git-web / git-daemon server (Fatal: 'gitolite-admin.git' does not appear to be a git repository)

Following this tutorial on installing git, gitolite, git-daemon, and git-web I have successfully completed the entire tutorial and actually added projects gitolite; they show up on git web when I go ...
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ssh hostname returns “Bad owner or permissions on ~/.ssh/config” (chmod 600 not working with MingW)

This question is a near duplicate of Robert's question but after trying chmod 600 ~/.ssh/config I still have the same error. I've tried using cygwin and MINGW32 to do the chmod 600. ls -la returns ...
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Couldn't find package gitolite on Ubuntu 10.04

I've been following this tutorial and I'm stuck on sudo apt-get install gitolite with the error Couldn't find package gitolite I've been Googling around for a while now, no one else seems to ...
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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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Gitolite, how to include .conf file with a relative path?

I'm running a Gitolite server, and I was thinking of having 1 config file per repository. For now I've this gitolite.conf file: @php_dev = userA userB @int_dev = userC @lead = userD @admin = ...
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Update Git super repository automatically when a submodule gets updated

in our company we have a huge code base (>100000 files) and so we keep it in several git repositories. So we have a forest of repositories and one super repository containing only submodule references ...
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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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gitolite post commit hook to update redmine's repository

I currently have a ubuntu server machine which has gitolite and redmine installed. Redmine accesses repository copies which are updated using a cron task. Having a cron task to pull the updates seems ...