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GitHub for Windows Cannot set custom shell, The path is not valid

I was trying to set ConEmu as my github shell, got an The path "D:\Utils\ConEmu\ConEmu64.exe" is not valid. error, The File was there and I could use it other than for gitshell. Anyone have ...
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Can I upload tar files to git hub? [on hold]

Can I upload tar files to git hub?Can any one post instructions?I mean I can create a file in the repository,But i want to upload the tar file to that repository.
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GitHub: How can I contact the author to tell about an extension I made for his program? [migrated]

I am new to GitHub. In fact, I have just made an account only to send the author of this program a message informing about an small extension I have developed for his program. But I can not find a ...
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how to run a shell script on git commit

1) i have a shell script which basically contains some(database testing and integrating test code) , but i have to run this shell script when ever there is commit (or any change ) in my git repo the ...
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How can I use EGIT in Eclipse to connect to a private repository

I have EGIT on my Eclipse. I want to use it to connect to a private repository that I created on github. It keeps telling me connection refused or something of that nature. Please what could I have ...
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Silent install of Github-for-windows

I would like to silent install GitHub on Windows. I have downloaded GitHubSetup.exe from https://windows.github.com/. I am used to pass other parameters like /S, INSTALLDIR etc. to silent install ...
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Github Access SSL Error

On Max OSX 10.9, I am unable to authenticate any HTTPS site without a certificate warning. Many disucssions have mentioned the duplication of a DigiCert in login and system settings. I have no ...
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Integrating github's public keys API with ssh

Hi, i'm wondering if this is possible and safe, to have my http://github.com/{username}.keys as the default authorized_keys file for my private dev server. So that if I add a new key to github - ...
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How can I download private repo from github?

What I want to do is to download private repository archive from GitHub, extract it, remove archive file and copy some directories that are inside downloaded project. I tried to use wget but I cannot ...
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Tools to create a 'GitHub' style index page for files/folder on a fileserver?

My workplace doesn't have a document management system. People just throw files on a shared fileserver, where search doesn't really work. Trying to find information/files for a particular project by ...
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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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Git Shell icon on WIndows 7 corrupt after update

after an update of GitHub for windows, the icon for "Git Shell" has got corrupt - it shows an icon for an "unknown file". The shortcut points to ...
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Cowsay doesn't say anything

Okay, I know this is kind of a stupid question to bring to the table here... but why not. I'm using OS X 10.9.2, Mavericks, and have installed cowsay in my terminal with $ sudo gem install cowsay and ...
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How to automatic add file names in git commit message?

When I am writing a commit, I usually have the format: filename: add something I want commit to automatically add filename into the commit message, is that possible? I know about commit templates, ...
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Force Github account to show up in google search

Is there any way to index my Github account to google search. I see that many people's account show up as soon as I type their name, but mine doesn't show up even after I type my name followed by ...
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Whis is the usage of powerline font? [closed]

Today I stumble upon this repository in github Lokaltog / powerline-fonts There isn't much information related to what is does/patched to those fonts. I did google search for it but nothing is ...
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Can not clone any git repository from github

Since the update to OS X 10.9.2 I am not able to clone any git repository from github.com If I run the git clone command I get the following error: git clone ...
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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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authentication for git remote push to github

Github says they prefer https over ssh. Does this mean I should do something like this on my local machine: git romote add github 'https://userid:[email protected]/userid/repo.git' If so is sending ...
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mpdcron ./configure: No such file or directory

I want to compile mpdcron; a cron like daemon for mpd. I am on mac osx (10.9.1) I did the following git clone https://github.com/alip/mpdcron.git cd mpdcron ./configure No such file or directory ...
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How to clone a git project from the website to your desktop?

When I try to clone a git repository to my Desktop it always takes me to the download page but it is already downloaded. How can I clone it directly from the browser to PC ?
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Github installation fails on windows

I tried installing git hub about 3 months ago, and then again today. It's the same error i get while installation saying git hub setup corrupt. Here is the link i try to download from. And it fails ...
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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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How do you access an ace editors settings as a user?

Now from reading here and from viewing this screenshot here it seems that there is a way to access the ace editor menu settings (copied from source linked to above): "You can press CTRL+, or CMD+, ...
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Is there better way to create a local Github wiki rather than having two .git directories in one directory?

My purpose is to create a github wiki pages for my personal notes. In order to create my github wiki from a github repo, I have to do the following. I thought there must be a better way to do. If you ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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 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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No response received from github ssh randomly

My git pull started to stop working randomly with this error $ git pull ssh: connect to host github.com port 22: Connection timed out fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly I tried debugging ...
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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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Can connect to github.com, but cannot pull

I don't know why this is suddenly happening, I haven't had any issues prior to now. I cannot seem to pull from GitHub. I can connect, the following works: $ ssh -T [email protected] Hi kbjr! You've ...
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Why does Github list the Ubuntu computer's name as author instead of my Github account name when I push from command line?

When I git push from a terminal on my Ubuntu box, which has a computer name of Bot, it asks for Github credentials, and I provide them. The username I provide is my own, not Bot. Yet when I go to ...
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How to connect with Github repository in Eclipse?

I have created a repository in https://github.com. And installed Eclipse Kepler as the IDE. I want to commit my local file to this remote repository. By default Eclipse Kepler contains Egit for ...
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GitHub on Mac deleted updated code of existing files when I created a new branch

I had made some changes to the code and wanted to create a new branch to reflect those changes. Using the github software on mac, Peak Meme (162), I clicked on branches, clicked the + sign next to ...
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What command does “Sync Branch” do on Github application

As the title suggests, which operations does the "sync branch" perform on the github application for OS X? Does it do a full clone of the repo again?
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repo sync “CyanogenMod/android_prebuilt” size and resume capability.?

I'm downloading CyanogenMod-10.1 source on a low speed broadband. About 4GB of source is downloaded . In that 4GB, there is a big project "CyanogenMod/android_frameworks_base" which alone took 1GB of ...
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ssh does not try to provide private keys for github over ssh

I uploaded my public key to github and have my private key in ~/.ssh/id_rsa. Even after adding RSAAuthentication=yes and PubkeyAuthentication=yes in ~/.ssh/config, ssh does not seem to try any of the ...
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Can I share a link for downloading a specific file in my public GitHub repository?

Just like the question says... I am looking for a free version control system that allows me to share individual scripts out of a larger project. So, can GitHub or BitBucket do something like this? ...
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How do I get the 16-byte representation of my GitHub public key from my .pub file?

In my GitHub settings, it lists my public keys as 16-byte hexadecimal: 01:23:45:67:89:AB:CD:EF:01:23:45:67:89:AB:CD:EF Sadly, GitHub for Windows is buggy and keeps making me new ...
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Backing up private git repos to a normal (non-root) ssh account?

It's nice that with github and similar services, I can backup my open-source projects (using 'git push'). With private data, I have some reservations though. I'd prefer that my repos are encrypted on ...
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What should I do if I accidentally put sensitive data onto Github?

Our team accidentally pushed some personal informations onto Github, in form of a H2 database file. Is there anyway to remove a file cleanly and completely from the server? You know, simpliy doing ...
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Can I use git-annex or git submodules in one git repository to track information about files stored in a different repository

I have two repositories which I want to keep separete (one is local and private - the other is on github and public). In the private repository I would like to be able to include the history of some ...
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Pushing a local repo to a GitHub repo using the command line: “Fatal: Authentication failed”

I'm trying to push code in my local repo (on an OS X 10.8.5 system with the GitHub app installed and logged into) to a repo I created on GitHub via their website, using the command line. Oddly, when I ...
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Timeout with brew update

This is driving me crazy. I can't update my homebrew installation anymore. When I run brew update, it just does nothing and times out. I even tried reinstalling it, but then I run into the same ...
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Large file editing and versioning for non-programmers

As part of a collaborative Creative Commons project, I would like to allow editors to contribute by editing a relatively large text file: ~8 Mb, ~100k lines. Ideally, contributions would be git pull ...
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Installing Git on Windows

I've installed several different versions of Git on Windows all with the same failure. I get an error "libssh2.dll is not installed on this computer...". I looked around the installation files, and, ...