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Rebasing in Git (Fetch and then..?)

I have been working locally on a new computer to which I transferred all data from my old computer via external drive. I decided to try to rebase my work with what I have already on my server. First ...
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Pulling commits up to a point into master

so I have a GitHub repo setup and I have been working on a GUI in a seperate branch. I want to be able to pull commits up until a point (eg. project created) into master. I know you can use git-cherry-...
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Git for Windows - where is default commit message template stored?

When I run Git with this command line: git commit -a I get an initial commit message like this: # Please enter the commit message for your changes. Lines starting # with '#' will be ignored, and ...
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git merge only unconflicting commits

The idea is to merge branch B into branch A, but only merging commits which would not conflict in the process (of course this might make other commits 'become conflicting' too as they depend on a ...
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Docker commit not working

I have lucid:latest image with Ubuntu 10.04. After run this image I'm trying to change host name: docker run -t -i lucid:latest /bin/bash After changing hostname in another console window I'm ...
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How do I change the hilighted length of git commit-messages in vim?

I'm of the opinion that the orthodox 50-character limit on git commit messages is absolutely ridiculous. (Primarily because I think using an 80-character wide Terminal in 2015 is equally ridiculous.) :...
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How can I make Github for Windows use my real name for commits?

Normally, I use the email address and my real name for git commits. However, the Github for Windows client defaults to using the Github username for the commit author info. Because of that, I have ...
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Using a value from a file and updating it using a Linux script:

I have an automatic build script for my build server that builds Android applications. As part of this building process, I need to increment two parameters in one of the Android application files ...
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Access an old commit in github

I want to find commit 2a89985 in this Project in Github. I want to find out how to access a commit If I know the commit number? Since it is a big project there seems to be a lot of commits. Is it ...
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How to drop objects from git repo?

I have a git repo for backup, I used to let it backup many useless but large files, which is a stupid mistake. I untracked those files long time ago. When I recently git clone the repo, it's really ...
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GitHub not adding whole folder content?

I have w problem with pushing whole folder with its content to my repository on GitHub. I use the following: $ cd principal $ git add * $ git push Where principal is the name of folder ...
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I see “Uncommitted changes” but the files are identical?

I recently bought a new PC and downloaded the GitHub for Windows version: 1.2.6.4 f054d9f, then: Logged-in cloned my repo to Local made sure files were downloaded locally closed GitHub overwrote 1 ...
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How to use VCS solutions, like SVN or git, to label the version of particular files?

so I'm starting to use version control systems (VCS) to keep track of my growing piles of code, and am experimenting with SVN and git. The very basic commands are very similar, so I'll just use SVN as ...
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How do I convert an hg repository to git?

I found an open-source project which is available via hg only. Now I want to put it onto GitHub, with my own changes alongside the previous commit history. Hg-git allows you to use git commands to ...
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Why “Avira System Tray Tool (avgnt.exe)” is using very high commited memory?

My "Avira System Tray Tool" using very high memory after minutes of system Log in. Below pic is show how many vast memory it uses: More than 1900 MB! Is my System Infected?! Is this caused due ...
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How to search for only a certain file extension for commit?

I have an ongoing problem using the TortoiseHG Workbench commit window to search for only a certain file type, such as with Python modules. Often I have tons of .pyc files that I don't want to be ...
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eclipse: keyboard short cut not working

In eclipse - helios (Ubuntu 10.04), the git commit menu displays a keyboard short cut also - Ctrl+Alt+C. But this key combination will not activate this menu. How to use the keyboard short cut for git ...
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How to get commits of linux kernel?

I was on slashdot and noticed that people are talking about companies that contribute code to the linux kernel. Is there a website that lists who did the most commits per kernel update?
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How do I create a cron job that will commit my project changes to git on a weekly basis

I'm using git for the purposes of making a historical transcript of the changes made to my project. I understand it's not the ideal usage but it's the usage pattern I've chosen for various reasons ...
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“file not found” error while commiting

I have a working copy, checked out from SVN repository. When i'm trying to commit, i get following error: svn: File not found: revision 57, path '/trunk/path/to/my/file/logo-mini.jpg' I've found ...