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How do I uninstall gitosis?

I've installed gitosis on my dramhost machine but now I want to uninstall it because it's causing more problems than solutions. The thing is that I can't find how to uninstall it. I deleted the ...
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Slow git clone and fetch

I setuped gitosis on a linux server following this tutorial: http://scie.nti.st/2007/11/14/hosting-git-repositories-the-easy-and-secure-way We are using git on our windows machines with TortoiseGit ...
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git pull specific revision from remote repository

We have a remote git repo that we normally deploy from using git push on our dev server then git pull on on our live servers to get the latest pushed version of the repo. But if we have committed and ...
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Gitosis installation error (AssertionError)

I am trying to set up a Git server in Ubuntu, but I can't get past this issue. I'm trying to add my public key to Gitosis thusly (as every tutorial so far has instructed me to do): sudo -H -u git ...
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Jenkins (Windows Service) with Git over SSH

I'm having a hard time configuring Jenkins, running as a Windows Service, to connect to a git server (gitosis) and clone a repository. Jenkins is set to use the standard Git plugin. Everything is ...
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Installing gitosis and closed port?

I'm trying to install gitosis on a Server (hosted by OVH and running Ubuntu server 11.04). I've done it a few times and never had any problems. But this time I have something very wired when I simply ...
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Which *light* ubuntu to use as a git central server? [closed]

At my company we're currently using a self-deployed copy of the http://gitorious.org code to manage our repositories.. It's an absolute monster!! Gitorious is a very heavy ruby on rails app and 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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Is it possible Cloneing git over SSH with full path to the repo?

I use satis to generate my private list of packages for composer. Unfortunately, satis refuses to accept ssh://user@myserv.com:port/MyRepoName.git syntax. The only syntax it accepts is ...
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Git, plink, and cmd.exe: how do I set plink.exe to be verbose when used as GIT_SSH

How can I configure plink.exe to be verbose when run by git? The problem: on windows, using the command git.cmd clone git+ssh://user@host/repo folder when GIT_SSH=plink.exe intermittently fails ...
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Git fails to push with error 'out of memory'

I'm using gitosis on a server that has a low amount of memory, specifically around 512 MB. When I try to push a large folder (happens to be a backup from an android phone), I get: ...
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Unable to initialize gitosis-init

I was tried to setup git and gitosis for our projects. For the gitosis setup, I'm following this article http://scie.nti.st/2007/11/14/hosting-git-repositories-the-easy-and-secure-way as this is first ...
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ec2-user password for running sudo -H -u

I have to run this command to initialize gitosis: sudo -H -u git gitosis-init < /home/ec2-user/id_rsa.pub But that asks me for a password for ec2-user: $ sudo -H -u git gitosis-init < ...
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UNIX - How to give user rights over another user and so I don't need to sudo or type password?

I have 2 users in question • git user - used for gitosis - so it's a No password user and it can be accessed only through root... • user user - where my files reside so what I would like to do is ...
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Setting up Gitosis, where to create the repos?

I'm trying to setup Gitosis on CentOS 6.2 but have some doubts/problems about it. I read this docs here, here and here but it's unclear to me where to configure where repositories are created. My ...
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Multiple git repos in plesk virtual hosts

Each plesk vhost only has one user access that httpdocs directory. I want to manage a whole bunch of separate virtual hosts using Git. Does this mean installing a separate Git repository with a ...
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getting git: Breaks: gitosis trying to install both to ubuntu 10.04

following the instructions here, I run the command sudo apt-get -y install git-core gitosis and get The following packages have unmet dependencies: git: Breaks: gitosis (< 0.2+20090917-7) but ...
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Error with git archive --remote <repo>

I installed a Git server with gitosis in Ubuntu 4.10 64 bits. The server works OK, but a user has asked me to run the command git archive --remote . http://linux.die.net/man/1/git-archive This ...
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Gitosis asking for password

I have a QNAP NAS where I installed Gitosis through Optware ipkg and it works so far. It's running under the user 'git'. The admin repo was initialized with the public key of my client machine like ...
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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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Can a very large /etc/hosts.deny slow down SSH connections?

I've been using denyhosts for a while and I noticed my /etc/hosts.deny is getting rather large. Denyhosts adds IPs to /etc/hosts.deny, and my denyhosts is configured to never purge IPs. $ wc -l ...
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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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Checking out repository based on loaded SSH keys

I have setup my git server using Gitosis. I need to checkout the repository as different user on the same machine. Suppose there are two machines: Linux based server (on which the repo is held ...
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Ubuntu-server: gitosis user naming convention

If you install gitosis on ubuntu-server 10.10 via apt-get: sudo apt-get install gitosis The post-install script will create a new gitosisuser. This user will be used to allow people to connect with ...
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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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gitosis equivalent for subversion?

Is there an equivalent of gitosis for subversion? As in a wrapper package that allows ssh access via ssh keys, with everyone using the one ssh user?
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Wrong gitosis config. I'm locked out the server

I made a stupid mistake. I have a small vhosted CentOS server and I was configuring git+gitosis when i think I ran the gitosis ssh key init on my own user in addition to the git user. I didn't realize ...
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Gitosis installation of public key not working

I've been following this tutorial to install and setup git on Ubuntu Server 10.04 using Windows 7 as a client. However, after finally figuring out how it works (executed gitosis-init a bunch of times ...
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Can't clone gitosis-admin.git local from my snow leopard server running gitosis

I've installed gitosis as described here: http://gist.github.com/264304 One of the things that I had to adjust was to give my git user permissions to use ssh (which I did trough server admin -> ...
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Gitosis installation error

I am trying to install gitosis on my server but keep getting the error "Username contains not allowed characters" sudo -H -u git gitosis-init < /tmp/id_rsa.pub with the username ...
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Determine branch in post-update hook

I have a git (gitosis) repo where every developer have a main branch. I have a script in post-update hook that rebuild main web site and test websites for every developer on every PUSH. I want to ...
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where is git-daemon?

according to man git-daemon, this comes with the git package, althought i've look in /etc/init.d and /usr/bin/git* and i can't find where this is $ git --version git version 1.7.1 $ whereis ...
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setting up gitosis: avoiding duplicate user keys

i'm following this guide to setting up gitosis. i run all this on the git server, including creating credentials for my user (in the git server) with the ssh-keygen -t dsa step now, from some other ...
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Create new git repos from exist git cloned project

I have some repos cloned from http://drupal.org/project/ For work behind firewall, I want to import these cloned project to my local git server. How can I do that?
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Gitosis & an existing repository

I've successfully installed Gitosis. I added a repositories to it. However the Gitosis docs are very sparse, so I have a question: I've got a working copy of some repository on the same machine where ...
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Git pull times out

I just updated my server from Debian 5 to Debian 6 and now when I try to git pull (Or any git command it seems) I get this: ssh: connect to host bhslaughter.com port 22: Connection timed out fatal: ...
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Pushing to local gitosis server asks for password

I've installed gitosis onto my server, but seeing as I'm developing on the server, I'd like to be able to push to gitosis, so I can work from macmini as well. The server is called workwork and the ...
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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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Gitosis, created testproject, but can't create more projects?

I followed this tutorial to install gitosis on my homeserver(ubuntu 10.10 server edition): https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Git . After a lot of fiddling around because it didn't work(something with ...
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Gitosis-init returns “Fatal Python error: <stdin> is a directory”, why is this?

I'm trying to get gitosis installed because I want to use Indefero and I need a deamon for the git:// protocol. However, following the instructions in the Git Pro book ...
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gitosis how to deny read access to everyone but one user who can also write

I'm struggling to get gitosis deny read access to a repository. Basically I want only one user to have read and write access to it. At the moment everyone can clone the tree and this is precisely what ...
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After installing gitosis on my server I cannot access through SSH

I installed a local server for my office intranet and after installing git and gitosis to use it as a repository I cannot access it through ssh. I won't accept the credentials. I edited the ssh ...
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Gitosis: read access denied

I'm trying to get Gitosis working on my Ubuntu server (from a Win7 client). It's installed, and I can connect to it via SSH, however, if when I try and push a new project, I get the following error: ...
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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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Quota with Git on Gitosis?

I'm using Gitosis to host some Git repositories. Is there any possibility to get a quota on the Git repositories?
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gitosis public key

On my client I am attempting to run: git clone gitosis@DevServer:gitosis-admin.git I get a warning: The authenticity of host '10.1.1.13 (10.1.1.13)' can't be established. RSA key ...
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IRC bot for gitolite? [closed]

Does anyone know of an IRC bot that I can hook git repositories up to, or hook directly into gitolite? Do I have to write it myself? CIA isn't an option in this case.
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Error cloning gitosis-admin on new setup

I have the following in my gitosis.conf. (Created via gitsosis-init < id_rsa.pub with the key from my laptop) [gitosis] loglevel = DEBUG [group gitosis-admin] writable = gitosis-admin members = ...
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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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How to delete Git repository with Gitosis

I'm using Gitosis to administer some Git repositories on a remote server. Since I'm at the beginning with it, I make a lot of mistakes. That's why right now I need to delete a Git repository that I ...