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Dropbox is slowing down right click context menu

I’m having an issue with Dropbox where the files in a git repository hosted in my Dropbox are showing a 3-7 second delay when I right click on them. I’ve ran a search on google without seeing anyone ...
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MSysGit is adding a cygwin prefix to non-cygwin paths and then failing to find its current directory

I've had Cygwin's git installed on my Windows 7 64 bit machine and it's been working fine. However, I've found myself wanting to be able to use git from non-Cygwin programs (in particular, Windows ...
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Change HOMEDRIVE windows variable to be dynamic on windows 7 to use Git

I have a Windows 7 notebook from work. I use Git as my version control system. I installed Git on the system before the administrator connected my computer to the office network. he changed my ...
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1answer
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Getting .net error while installing Github

Github Installation failed with the below error. Component Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64) has failed to install with the following error message: "A failure occurred attempting to install ...
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1answer
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Bitbucket ssh Read from socket failed: Connection reset by peer

I'm using ssh to access git repository on bitbucket.org. Suddenly I can no longer connect to it. Haven't installed anything or did any changes to the settings. $ ssh -v git@bitbucket.org ...
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Github for Windows 7: Missing libeay32.dll

I'm new to using git and github.com. Via an ubuntu machine, I've created a repository on github.com, and I've committed to this already. Now, I'd like to use the code on my Windows 7 machine as well. ...
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Explorer stops responding when opening Git Bash

When I open Git Bash from the Explorer context menu, Explorer stops responding, regardless whether the folder is a Git folder. Immediately when I close Git Bash, Explorer starts to respond again. My ...
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TortoiseGit Resizing “Log Messages” columns

When viewing log messages in TortoiseGit is there anyway to resize the columns for the individual changed files. They don't seem to be dragable, only use half the window width, and as such doesn't ...
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Tunneling ssh via a SOCKS5 Proxy on Windows

I'm using Windows 7 over my 'restricted' campus network. I use Heroku Toolbelt to work with heroku projects, which inturn uses git and ssh on port 22. However, port 22 is blocked in my campus. Can i ...
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Removing carriage returns (^M) from certain lines without modifying every line

I have some fairly long C++ files, and git diff --check is reporting that there are a few carriage returns ^M on about 15 different lines. This is on a Windows 7 machine. After searching through ...
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How to get git bash back in Windows Explorer context menu

I've had git running on my machine for over a year. I have a folder in my C root called gitRepo, which contains all my various repos. For some reason, for one repo only, the git bash command is ...
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How do I avoid continual issues with multiple programs (git, ruby, python) and default network drive path problems?

I am not an advanced user. Windows 7 PC. Our network admin has a network drive (H: drive)that installs on restart.....which I do not have access to when not in the office (or is not available via ...
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Default permission for new file cygwin on Windows 7

I am using cygwin on Windows 7 professional. When I create new files such as MyNewFile.java it seems to get default permission set to 755. This is not what I want. I want it to be 644 for regular ...
2
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1answer
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GitStack - “Forbidden” after installation

Was looking for an easy Git-stack to install on my Windows server. Found GitStack which would be perfect for my own projects. The only problem is that it throws me a "FORBIDDEN" error after I ...
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1answer
399 views

SSH in windows has very slow transfer rates

Where I work, I have had to transition much development from linux machines to windows due to our heavy usage of the .NET framework. We use both SVN and git for version control (transitioning to git) ...
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Why does cross-platform GIT repository take so long?

So, I have a GIT repository (a fairly large one at that) which I access both from Windows, using TortoiseGit and linux using the standard GIT package. But whenever I switch from one OS to the other, ...
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PATH, resolve location of exe

Consider the following PATH c:\App1\;c:\App2\ App1 directory contains the application Foo.exe App2 directory contains the application Bar.exe Now when I'm in a CMD window I can type either Foo.exe ...
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Why can't I install Git for Windows with OpenSSH?

Whenever I try to install Git for Windows, using the installer downloaded from here, the installation seemingly skips the step where I configure my Secure Shell client for Git. Normally during ...
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Windows 7 & Git Bash: Doesn't Recognize pear/phpunit

I can run pear/phpunit from "cmd" just fine. I checked %PATH% and everything that is there is also in $PATH. To be clear, this is not msysgit -- It is this: http://git-scm.com/downloads Anyone know ...
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138 views

Change the icon of Git Bash on taskbar in Windows 7

In Windows 7, after installing Git Bash (1.8.3), I have a shortcut for it with the nice Git icon. However when I open it, the corresponding window doesn't have that icon, just some generic one: ...
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Windows Github install error: System.Net.WebException

While installing, I got this error (from the log file). I tried the solutions to this similar question ERROR DETAILS Following errors were detected during this operation. * [5/7/2013 8:19:29 PM] ...
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Restoring the Windows Github Powershell shortcut

I have Github for Windows installed (Win7 x64). It also came with a handy shortcut that allowed launching a Git-optimized Powershell instance (which also displayed information such as the git file ...
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git has no “clone” option

I downloaded eclipse-jee-juno-SR2-win32-x86_64 and selected Git repository explorer under window>open perspective>other . Now I trying to do the following as in this mannual , at stage 4 it asks to ...
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2answers
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how do I add the 'tree' command to git-bash on Windows?

I'm using git-bash on Windows 7. I'd like to see a tree of the current directory. However: jcollum@DEVELOPER01 ~/Dev/express_coffee $ tree . ...
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Is Git Shell Windows Power Shell?

I have a simple question. What is Git Shell? IS it the same as Windows Power Shell? Because when I run Git Shell on my Windows 7 machine the Windows Power Shell is opened. Thanks for clarification. ...
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TortoiseGit stops connecting after a seemingly random amount of time

I use TortoiseGit to connect to a private remote git server, but after an indeterminate amount of time (possibly longer than 6 hours?), trying to connect results in a bad file number error. I've tried ...
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GitHub for Windows Install Error

I'm trying to install the GitHub for Windows that I downloaded from the GitHub site. However, I get the following error message: Application cannot be started. Contact the application vendor. ...
0
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1answer
990 views

git bash: navigating to project folder

I have installed Git bash and I haven't used it yet. I want to run few commands to install some modules, but I don't know how to navigate to my project folder. My project folder: ...
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How do I use installed Vim in Git Bash instead of the one that came with Git?

I've installed Vim and Git to C:\Program Files (x86)\(vim|git) respectively. When I run Vim from Git Bash, it runs the internal version of Vim that came with the Git installer. Is there a way to ...
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Git corrupt master branch

I open my Git repository using gitExtensions on Windows 7 for a Visual Studio project. It is suddenly empty. The repository exists, but all my commits have disappeared. I am using the graphical ...
0
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1answer
377 views

git init --bare permission denied on 16gb USB stick

I am using GIT on a Windows 7 machine (64 bit) and have been learning how to use GIT to version control my files. Now I want to be able to create a --bare repository on an external device (in this ...
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Connecting to github using PuTTY generated SSH key in Windows 7

On an otherwise pristine Windows 7 Enterprise install: Install PuTTY 0.62 Create public/private key pair with puttygen.exe Add public key for pasting into OpenSSH authorized_keys to github account ...
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1answer
887 views

Setting up Git / Apache on Windows

I'm following this tutorial to set up a personal Git server on Apache on my Windows 7 box. However, when I add the following to my httpd.conf, Apache throws an error when I try to start it. Can ...
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What is causing git byte order error?

I can no longer git svn rebase (using msysgit on Windows 7). The error starts with: Byte order is not compatible at ../../lib/Storable.pm And ends with: Could not unmemoize function ...
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591 views

git log behaves like less

git log -{n}, when -n is sufficiently small, doesn't open in less it simply prints it to the screen. That's desirable. git log -1 should not take up the full screen. Unfortunately, in MINGW's ...
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git helper script not being recognized

In git-bash (on Windows 7) I've installed a git helper script in ~/bin/git-script but when I run it I receive the following: $ git script git: 'script' is not a git command. See 'git --help'. Did ...
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Alternative means to deleting a git branch (if git branch -d doesn't work)

I use git for software development. I do not use Microsoft OneNote. However, in some contexts OneNote comes up as an option for the right-click menu on things. I accidentally pressed it while ...
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863 views

Can't kill process TGitCache.exe

Sometimes, I suspect when I open a music folder during the right moon phase and during a leap microsecond, this process crashes and pops up an error reporting dialogue. I decline to report the error, ...
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1answer
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Trying to push git changes to server, why does Putty display the error message?

I'm following the instructions on setting up git on Windows from here: http://help.github.com/win-set-up-git/ When I try to do: git push master origin I get an error from PuTTY saying: ...
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1answer
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Connecting to my git on a VPS already on my mac, now need to connect via my PC

So I installed git on my windows 7 desktop, now I need to connect to my git server. Do I do the same thing, meaning, create a public/private key on my windows computer and then put the public key on ...
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2answers
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How to keep a clone of GIT updated?

I have created a GIT clone on my backup NAS: git clone --bare //NAS/GIT/TexRepo //backupnas/backup/GIT/TexRepo.git Now, continuing to work on the regular repository, what is the best way, practice ...
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3answers
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64-bit (x64/amd64) git client for Windows 7

Is there a 64-bit command-line git client for windows (with precompiled binaries)? I have been using msysGit (32-bit) but it will not store files larger than 2GB. I hear that this restriction does ...
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git-tfs and msysgit on Windows 7

I've installed msysgit [msysGit-fullinstall-1.7.4-preview20110204.exe] on Windows 7 64-bit, and extracted git-tfs [GitTfs-0.11.0.zip] into a directory on my machine. I've setup both the msysgit ...
6
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1answer
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vim not loading _vimrc file when launched from git bash

I have downloaded and installed git for windows (msysgit) and frequently used the included git bash. Whenever I run vim from git bash my _vimrc file is not loaded because there is syntax highlighting ...
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1answer
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Problem using git on Windows 7 with msysgit and .ssh keys

I'm using git on my Ubuntu machine with my existing ssh keys. Now I have to use Git on Windows 7, and need to use the same keypairs. I have set up msysgit and created an .ssh folder in ...
2
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TortoiseGit really slow on Windows 7 machine

One of my colleagues uses a Windows 7 machine with TortoiseGit and it is tortuously slow even just running a git status. He is using the TortoisePlink method of connection and key serving. Each ...
3
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3answers
953 views

Cygwin git pull not a command

All of a sudden git pull stopped working on cygwin. It gives me this recursive error message. git: 'pull' is not a git command. See 'git --help'. Did you mean this? pull I can do a git ...
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1answer
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Setting up two SSH keys for two git repos from Windows 7

I have two git accounts, one for work and one for personal use. I am trying to set up two SSH keys. I have them generated, and I can push to my work repo without problems. I followed this guide to ...
0
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1answer
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Using GIT on Windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Git Client for OS X & Windows?!? I tried running GIT on Windows about 4 months ago and it was horrible to set up. Has the setup process become more streamlined?
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1answer
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Can't Install msysgit/tortoisegit

I ran msysGit-netinstall-1.7.0.2-preview20100407-2.exe.   (http://code.google.com/p/msysgit/downloads/list) Then I ran TortoiseGit-1.4.4.0-64bit.msi. ...