Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I am trying to use GIT to manage my computing projects. But all commands using GIT do not respond on my terminal. For example if I try git --version followed by entry keyboard typing, a blank line appear and wait until ever. If I type again the entry key on my keyboard the command line is again available but nothing appear. It's the same for all git function that I type.

Do you have any solution or explanation for this ?

share|improve this question
    
does it happen only with git commands? how did you get git? –  CharlesB Sep 18 '12 at 8:31
    
I tried this. I resintall with the git-1.7.12-intel-universal-snow-leopard.dmg but it's the same ! –  user1187727 Sep 18 '12 at 8:31
    
I think GIT was presintalled on my mac. I have troubles only with GIT. –  user1187727 Sep 18 '12 at 8:32
add comment

migrated from stackoverflow.com Sep 18 '12 at 10:39

This question came from our site for professional and enthusiast programmers.

1 Answer

You can update the Developer Tools, if you have Xcode installed.

Solution using Xcode
Open up Xcode go to Preferences > Downloads, and update Command line tools.

Solution without Xcode
Go to https://developer.apple.com/ and find and download the Command Line Tools Lion

share|improve this answer
    
The question has Lion in the title??? –  trojanfoe Sep 18 '12 at 8:34
    
My bad, but same principle applies. I will edit my answer, thanks for the heads up :) –  Kao Sep 18 '12 at 8:34
    
I have Xcode up to date even if I don't use it. It's to complex for me to handle Python projects. I am trying ... –  user1187727 Sep 18 '12 at 8:41
    
You don't need to use xcode for developing, just download the Command line tools, which should fix Git throughout OS X. –  Kao Sep 18 '12 at 8:42
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.