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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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Cannot remove .COMMIT_EDITMSG.swp in .git folder

I have tried "rm .git/.COMMIT_EDITMSG.swp", however it is throwing the error: cannot unlink : permission denied What gives? I am using BASH on windows. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Connect Dreamweawer CS6 to Bitbucket repository

I have a Git repository on Bitbucket and I would like to configure version control in Dreamweaver CS6. How do I do it?
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Can I use git to version control psd files and maya projects?

I've had great success with git, version controlling, sharing and collaborating on my programming projects, and would love to do the same with photoshop .psds, illustrator .ais and maya projects. ...
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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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Download zip/tar Github repository with .git metadata?

I need to download zip/tar Git repositories from Github and get not just the source but also the .git directory. I'm aware I could use git clone, but this is for an tool that runs on systems that may ...
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git: list all repos on a remote server?

My git client is set up. Have ssh set up, ssh public is on the git server. I know there are some repos in that server... how do I list them? For reference: server: 192.168.1.230 using SSH my user ...
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Assume unchanged for new items

So, git update-index --assume-unchaged allows me to mark something as unchanged, which is great (especially if I'm adding log lines which shouldn't be committed). Unfortunately, I have some files ...
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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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Google drive containing git repos?

I'm thinking of using a poor man's solution to backup my git repos (they are not huge). I have a notebook, no server/vps/nas at home. These are my pet projects, so 1-2 mbyte each, not a big deal. Are ...
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Git github not working with google authenticator OSX

So I had git running on my computer just fine. My password was saved with the osxkeychain thingy and everything ran smoothly. Today I decided I should be safe and enable google authenticator 2-step ...
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How to Compile and Install Remmina From GIT Repository for Ubuntu (KDE)?

Gentlemen, I would like to compile a version of Remmina directly from the GIT repository, because I need to apply a patch to fix a problem. With the command sequence below I can compile it and ...
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Homebrew Can't Link Git

I'm am getting an error message when I try to link git. Linking /usr/local/Cellar/git/1.8.5.3... Warning: Could not link git. Unlinking... Error: Could not symlink file: ...
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Zsh prompt produces an error

I have the default prompt for oh-my-zsh, which is great when I have a git repo, but if there is no git repo its actually failing instead of putting nothing. I trapped an ascii image to err just for ...
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Can I configure git reset|checkout -p to let me edit the reverse patch?

Let's say I have the following file committed in my git repository: $ cat a.txt a b c I make some changes and add them to the index: $ git add a.txt && git diff --cached a.txt -a -b -c ...
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Irritating GitHub Conduit dialog opening up whenever I visit a GitHub link — can I get rid of it?

X-Post from a [closed] StackOverflow question. I have a problem that sprang up out of nowhere in the past two or three days. Whenever I'm using Git in Terminal (which is pretty much always), if I ...
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How can I diff binary files in git?

I assume I need to set up a difftool. What difftools work? How do you put the parameters in?
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Jenkins notification-poll-build fail with “No git consumers for URI ssh://path”

Whenever my Jenkins gets notified about a new git commit to my repository foo, I get the following log/error response on the triggering client: Scheduled polling of foo No git consumers for URI ...
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Perfect distro for small office web server + version control server [closed]

I'm willing to put one of my old "pentium" machine as a local web server at my small office. And willing to install a version control server SVN or GIT (I'm new to version controlling) on it. I'm ...
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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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Git Bash - Windows - Different font size between start screen launch and explorer launch

I am using Git Bash on Windows 8.1 I see (at least) two different ways to launch Git Bash: 1) Start Screen -> Type Git Bash -> Press Enter 2) Windows Explorer -> Right Click Folder -> Select "Git ...
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Using SparkleShare with Git

I am using SparkleShare, but someone I am working with would be more comfortable using git. Can he use my SparkleShare repository by just using git? Here's what I know. If I go to my local ...
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what ports to open up for GitHub to install and work?

I want to use GitHub on a server where user accounts are not supposed to be able to go online otherwise. The GitHub Windows app does not even install without users' downloading it themselves (see my ...
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How am I supposed to use diff in this situation?

I recently asked a Google Groups forum for help with setting up a Vagrant/Chef/Django VM thingamajigger, and I received the following help: The fabfile.py had some errors for me. After I fixed ...
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Vagrant run command: Where, what and why?

Following this tutorial on the Vagrant website, I was able to get a virtual machine up and running very easily, but now I'm trying to create a different virtual machine by forking a repository linked ...
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how to publish the GitHub app to remote users of Windows Server 2012?

I think I have an idea what publishing apps to users mean on a Windows Server I administer. (More on that in this wiki, perhaps) However, it seems to work well with apps with exe's in the main ...
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Git Extensions takes over 1.5 minutes to show a diff of a merge commit due to the diff with parent feature

Git Extensions diff is slow when looking at the diff of a merge commit between two branches that have significantly diverged due to the diff with parent being shown. The diff with parent was added a ...
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Conceal part of a git repository on the remote location

As I am beginning designing my own teaching material, I naturally started using git to keep track of changes and prevent unrecoverable data loss. So I have set up a big git repository with everything ...
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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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backup / version control hybrid scheme

Any suggestions for how to implement something that's about halfway between version control and a backup system? Specifics: I've been playing around with git and mercurial, and discovering that ...
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Windows 2008 - `Where` command shows correct path but the actual command does not work

On my Windows 2008 VM, I have Git installed. When I run following command where git I get following output C:\Program Files (x86)\Git\cmd\git.cmd C:\Program Files (x86)\Git\cmd\git.exe but when ...
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git pull does nothing / git push just hangs / debug1: expecting SSH2_MSG_KEX_ECDH_REPLY

I had an issue in ubuntu 13.10 and 12.10 where attempting to connect to github (git clone / pull / push or anything) would fail with no output. I checked my /.ssh directory for config and any ssh ...
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Bash echo color as function output in PS1

I want my PS1 to display (if i'm in a git folder) the branch, and color the branch with red if working dir is dirty, and blue if it's clean. Here is what i came up to IBlack='\e[0;90m' # Nero ...
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How can I visualize Git Flow branches?

I use the Git Flow workflow. But I can't generate a good-looking log in tree graph. The size is too small and won't show all the branch relationships like in the Git Flow chart. How can I create a ...
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Git Extensions shows results that don't match search filters as well as results that match

Git extensions when searching using different filters (for example, commit message) will show results with commit messages that don't contain my search string. This is really annoying is there any way ...
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How do I make NppExec open Git Bash in its own window?

I installed the NppExec plugin for Notepad++ to be able to run Git Bash from inside the application, but it runs the script within the built-in console in Notepad++. This makes the colors disappear, ...
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How to list files modified by git pull/git merge?

in one of our projects, MysQL-Dumps are synced with git. One file for each table in the database. After pulling/merging the dumps are imported to the local database with a hook. The problem is now, I ...
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git diff filter for minimized files

I have a minimized JSON file in my git tree. It is a bunch of data on a single line, without spaces. Diffs for this file are not very useful, any change in the data, of course, results in the whole ...
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Installed Git, not sure how to get it working

Ive installed Git on my Mac (OS 10.7.5) and it seems to be successful (I get the successful installation message). But when I open my terminal and try some basic command line, eg" git --version I just ...
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Multiple user ID matches in gpg

My GPG secret keyring contains multiple keys with the same email address. Although I can set the global default key easily enough (with default-key) some tools I use (for example, git and the Debian ...
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Tracing an error message when starting Tmux or Vim

Recently when I start Tmux on my Mac (with Powerline) in iTerm, I get an error git: Permission denied. I also get the error over and over again as I type in Vim (also using Powerline). As you can ...
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Git authentication is being rather weird

When simply pulling some repos, I am asked to supply a username is password. I've changed my password to bananas in the prompt here for my safety. Anyway, this is what it looks like: Fetching ...
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How can I get all the files from one git branch, and put them into the current branch without merging?

I don't want to commit anything. I just want to take all the files from a different branch and replace all the current files I'm working on with those, while it doesn't change my current branch at ...
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Is there a way to redo a merge in git?

So I made a pretty big mistake. I made a commit, pulled, merged (but messed up the code while doing so) and then pushed. I'd like to redo that merge and get the code right. Is there any way to do ...
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git tag with gpg-agent and pinentry-curses

When using gpg-agent with git tag -u, I'm getting the following error immediately: gpg: cancelled by user gpg: skipped "my@email.com": bad passphrase gpg: signing failed: bad passphrase error: gpg ...
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GitHub with HTTP protocol

I read that HTTP, aka http://github.com Doesn't work with GitHub anymore However it seems to work for me $ git clone http://github.com/antirez/redis Cloning into 'redis'... remote: Counting ...
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Cannot fetch urls from outside the browser

I am trying to clone a small repo on my Windows 7 PC using 'msysgit' bash command like as follows: talha.ahmed@ICE-088 /d/talha.ahmed/workspace/repos $ git clone https://github.com/torvalds/linux ...
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Kaleidoscope for git difftool

I tried using kaleidoscope for git difftool to compare two branches. So I installed ksdiff and setted it like follow in my .gitconfig [diff] tool = kaleidoscope [difftool "kaleidoscope"] ...
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Remote Access Ubuntu running Gitlab from another network

I have an Ubuntu VM running Gitlab(from Bitnami) on my OSX Server 3. I can access the VM via 192.168.100.58 and working with git works fine. Now, I want to be able to work with gitlab from another ...
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How to setup git for RStudio projects on shared Windows folders

I have all my RStudio projects in a shared Windows folder, say //server/share. I can successfully create a project at //server/share/project, and when I do so in an empty folder RStudio populates the ...