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How can I use a text editor other than Vim with Git?

I hate Vim, but it seems to be the only program that correctly saves the file and executes a rebase interactive. Is there any way to use a different editor. I'd prefer to use a GUI, like Text ...
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Installed GIT for Mac, but cannot locate file

I'm a new MAC user running OS X Mavricks and I am trying to get git up and running on my MAC. I successfully downloaded the program from the website and ran it. However I can not find it installed ...
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Using same ssh key for Parallels

I have a Mac and am running Parallels that has Windows 7 on it. I have an ssh key that I use to connect to github. When I go to my Parallels/Windows 7 and try to do ssh -T git@github.com I get ...
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OS X 10.6: Cant unbundle VMWare software with git: does not look like a v2 bundle file [duplicate]

So I am using Mac OS X 10.6.8, I'm trying to download VMWare Player, there was no OS X specific bundle, only linux. I tried to unbundle the 32 bit linux with: jdd:VMWare Me$ git clone ...
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Git repository accessible by Windows & MacOS on same disk

I'm running MacOS X and have VMWare Fusion 6 installed with a Windows 8.x VM... using the shared folders feature of Fusion where Windows can see specific shared folders on the OS X drive. A shared ...
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Git - Error invalid path

I have been working for so long on a mac and have committed it looks like a file like this: C:/Csmart/files/companies/19/migration/CompanyDataEntry.xls This file does not exist in the repository. ...
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Can't get rid of mysterious outdated git installation on OS X

I'm trying to update my git installation to the latest version. I'm having trouble getting rid of the old version, which the git command is still referencing: $ git --version git version 1.6.3.2 ...
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Ask SSH passphrase only once for “chained SSH”

I have a master running Ubuntu and a Slave running Mac OSX 10.6.8. I set up the SSH keys. When connecting to the GIT repo directly from Slave, everything works well and I am not asked to enter a ...
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Is there a git GUI for people who don't even know what git is? [closed]

I have set some of my clients up with Sparkleshare for shared documents, to avoid overly complex solutions like Alfresco etc. At the moment, accessing old versions of files requires me to get it for ...
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Github local cached ip address is different then expected remote ip address

I cannot do a "Git pull" request without getting an error for public key (see below). git pull Permission denied (publickey). fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly Running the ...
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Homebrew install problems: Permission denied - /Library/Caches/Homebrew/Formula/libksba.brewing

I've been having problems installing Homebrew since changing my home username on my Mac OSX 10.6.8 computer. After removing all files from the previous Homebrew installation since that didn't work, I ...
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Git Always Prompts for Passphrase

I've followed the following guide to setup SSH keys on Mac OS 10.7.4. https://help.github.com/articles/generating-ssh-keys But for some reason it continually prompts me for my passphrase. It doesn't ...
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How can I get SVN to recognize Mac Bundles as ASCII instead of Binary Streams?

I have a keynote file in which I am regularly editing the text, moving slides around, etc. There are a max of a few kilobytes of data changed in the internal .key XML file. However, SVN recognizes ...
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Removing git from /usr/bin

I'm on OS X 10.8 and I'm using Homebrew. brew doctor tells me that I have 2 git installations, one in /usr/bin and the other one in /usr/local/bin. Is it a bad idea to remove git from /usr/bin? If ...
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Incessant prompting for id_rsa passphrase

Running on Mac OS X and I switched to zsh a couple months ago & started using git quite heavily. At each initial login now I'm getting a prompt for my .ssh/id_rsa passphrase: starting... Enter ...
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Help Understanding Instructions for Setting Up Git on a Mac

I'm trying to install Git on a mac. I found these instructions: crainbandy But, I don't understand this bit. 1. Change directories to the mounted image bash$ cd /Volumes/Git\ 1.6.4.4\ Intel\ ...
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git --interactive keybinding problem for left/right/delete

I am using zsh on my Mac and after some bindkey trickery I managed to get left/right/delete/backspace to work on zsh (and bash). In git --interactive, this does not work correctly though. When I try ...
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I need to connect to multiple git repos, so I have multiple ssh keys, how to auto add?

It seems if I reboot that my ssh settings get wiped out. I followed this tutorial to use ssh-add for the 2 other keys I need to get mapped. Should I run this command in my bash config so it gets run ...
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Stop Git from Opening a new Terminal.app Window on Commit

Git is automatically opening a Terminal window when I save commit messages on my Mac. This might normally be useful (e.g. if the commit was initiated from a Terminal window), but I use iTerm as my ...
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How to build a custom command with options

I want to make a command on my Mac to do the following: git add . git commit -m CUSTOM_COMMEND_BY_COMMAND git push cap deploy I seem to be calling those very often. I was wondering what's the best ...
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On Mac OS X with HomeBrew, is there any advantage to installing Git via .dmg rather than via HomeBrew?

If a Mac OS X user already has HomeBrew installed, is there any advantage to installing Git via the .dmg files for OS X linked from the Git download page rather than via HomeBrew?
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Mac OS X Terminal get in Macintosh HD? For using Git and Github

I wanted to get started with using Git and Github especially for installing Web software to my htdocs directory. htdocs is the folder in which you put all your websites that then run by using MAMP -- ...
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How to keep my OSX settings under version-control?

Coming from Linux, I've gotten in the habit of keeping my config files under a git repository. Since I got a macbook however, I've made a lot of tweaks through defaults write and preferences panels, ...
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I added __git_ps1 to my PS1 in .bash_profile, now I'm getting (master) for all folders that aren't git repos

I'm on a Mac (10.6.5). Here's an example of what's going wrong: [m@m ~ (master)]$ cd ~/Documents [m@m ~/Documents (master)]$ cd ~/Applications [m@m ~/Applications (master)]$ cd ~/Library [m@m ...
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Breakdown Git version number

Fairly new to Git. I recently updated it on my Mac. I upgraded using these 4 commands: $ git clone git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/git/git.git $ cd git $ make prefix=/usr/local all $ sudo make ...
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MacPorts is installing an older version of Perl w/Git - why?

This is my first experience with MacPorts. I'm using it to install Git 1.7.3.2. I noticed during install that it's downloading and installing Perl 5.8.9 on my Snow Leopard Mac which comes ...
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Update git on mac

I can't remember how I installed git a while back....but now it's living in /usr/bin/git and needs to be updated. I don't care how (pre-compiled or build my own) but what I don't want is another ...
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How do I set up CVS for group use?

I am completely new to CVS as well as linux terminal so please bear with me. I need to setup cvs so my group members (on other machines) can access the repository and do all the good CVS stuff. How ...
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Git not work on my Mac OS X

I downloaded and install Git from http://code.google.com/p/git-osx-installer/ . After installing I can't use my Git installation. thomas-macbook-:test zozo$ git init -bash: git: command not found ...
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How can I install 2 copies of git on my Mac?

Is it possible for me to install 2 copies of git on my Mac? I have git 1.6.3.3 under /opt/local/bin/git, I would like to install a newer version of git in a different location on Mac OS X. How can I ...
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How to get git-completion.bash to work on Mac OS X?

I have followed http://blog.bitfluent.com/post/27983389/git-utilities-you-cant-live-without to add git-completion.bash to my /opt/local/etc/bash_completion.d/git-completion and I put ...