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Adding all files listed as to commit in the gitignore file at once in GitHub for Windows

When committing in GitHub for Windows, is there any way to add all files listed as to commit in the .gitignore file at once?
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Github integration with git command line

In Vundle for vim, plugins are added with the following syntax: Plugin 'user/repo' This works for any github repository, and it makes for a very concise .vimrc. My question is, is it possible to ...
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Using atom as text editor for Github for Windows

small question, I use atom text editor, today I installed Github for windows. Since all my commits messages triggered notepad.exe, I used the following line to change my global editor: git config ...
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Storing code in hosted servers

I am developing a web app project. I want to store the repository in a single place. As of now I have a Godaddy account which is like a shared hosting. Is it safer to store my webservices and code in ...
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Github for Mac installs a webserver, “github conduit.” Is that a security risk?

Github for Mac is a helpful app provided for free by the people at Github.com. It’s an Mac OS X GUI for simple operations with git, and works quite well. It turns out that when I visit a repo on ...
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Github lets me commit as another user

I'm learning how to use Git, and I've noticed that there's no control over the user.name and user.email when commiting. For example, I'm inside my repository. I can change my local config, $ git ...
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How to use SSH key to commit as collaborator on GitHub?

I'm a collaborator on a private Github repo (owned by someone else), and although I have added an SSH key to my own GitHub account which allows me to authenticate when accessing my own repositories, ...
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GitHub windows 7 sh.exe has stopped working

Every time I run an operation from the command line for GitHub for windows I get a popup that says sh.exe has stopped working. The UI seems to work correctly. The command line is using the sh.exe that ...
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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. ...
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How to make a github commit be authored by “unknown”/“unrecognized author”?

For fun I'm trying to create an awful git command called "git shove" that basically does this: git add -A git commit -a -m "git shoved" git push --force I would like it also so that the author is ...
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GitHub for Windows can not sync to repo while command line tools can

I have my git repos hosted on a server using Gitolite. I can access them using SSH like this and it works from Mac OS X/Linux: git clone git@example.net On a Windows 8 Box I now have installed ...
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Can i repo initialize multiple source code branches in one directory?

repo is a tool that manages download of android source code from github. To download a branch (say b1) source code, we do,, repo init -u url -b b1 I want to download multiple branches (gingerbread, ...
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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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I cannot reach the website www.github.com

Whatever i tried to open github . com in my browser (tried with chrome and firefox), i failed to load web site i can reach every other web addresses except github . com i cannot take projec source ...
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Is there a way to edit a commit message in github?

Is there a way to edit a commit message after committing and pushing to github? I see that there is a 'add a note' as well as inline commenting, but no actual editing of a commit message. There is ...
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ERR_SSL_VERSION_OR_CIPHER_MISMATCH when opening Github

I am getting ERR_SSL_VERSION_OR_CIPHER_MISMATCH error when opening github (specifically https://github.com/). Is something wrong with the server or is my browser set up incorrectly? I have chrome 38 ...
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Why doesn't github accept a GnuTLS generated public RSA key?

Using GnuTLS, I generated a private key with: certtool --generate-privkey --rsa --null-password --sec-param=normal --outfile=keys\github.asc Then retrieved the public key: certtool --pubkey-info ...
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generate an ssh key for all users

I want to generate a ssh key on a virtual server that will be in use for all users. I did created a key for myself ssh-keygen -t rsa -C "my@gamil.com" but it's under my user only. is there a ...
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Git not remembering password

I made a Github repo to manage my dotfiles and figure I should test it. So, I deleted the repo, did git clone REPO and thought it would work. Now, however, if I go into REPO's directory and try to ...
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How can I run a github codepoject on Mac Mavericks?

I want to install Afloat to Mavericks, and this is the link I keep finding - https://github.com/fjolnir/afloat - but I have no idea where to even begin on this. What am I supposed to download, what ...
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Github with Xcode changed username on Github and now can't push or add repo

I changed my github username (i know, stupid). Now I can't push. But I also can't add a repo in Xcode. I can commit locally though. I did git remote -vand it gave me my old repo url. How do I update ...
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Install GitHub for Windows through proxy

I'm trying to install GitHub for Windows. The problem is that I'm working through a proxy and the installation app don't let you change proxy settings. Is there a workaround to change the proxy ...
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Clone GitHub Repo Without Account?

I'm putting together some documentation and don't have access to a non-configured machine to just test this myself, but I'm curious if you need a github account to clone a repo from github to a local ...
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Github is inaccessible in india today [closed]

I tried to access github today and i was getting the "Your connection is not private" error message. I was not to able to take a pull or push to a repo. But i was able to checkout to other branches ...
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GitHub Not Accessible for any browser

I can't access https://github.com/ website. I have try all browser. but, it is not run site. I get server not found error. Why is not run Only github site?
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Unable to open github.com Error code: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit with a wired connection. For the last 7 days, I have been unable to open Github. It instead has an error. Is there anything wrong with my connection / hardware / ...
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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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Issue on github stays closed after I deleted a pushed commit

I closed an issue via commit message of a commit. But then I decided to revert the pushed commit with the git rebase command. Deleting worked fine; gitk shows the cleaned history as intented. ...
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Does Github Pages retain earlier versions of your site? [closed]

Obviously github is a great place for version control for software, but does if you use Github pages does it keep old versions of your site? So if I write index.html and a week later choose to revise ...
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I get three related errors when trying to push a commit to github concerningproc/10/exe. What should I do?

When trying to commit to github I get these errors after I type the command $ git add . $ error: readlink("proc/10/exe"): No such file or directory $ error: unable to index file proc/10/exe $ ...
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How to push an existing eclipse project to github?

Currently I'm developing some applications that I want to share with the community. Therefore I decided to use github. I could find a lot of tutorials that tell me how to create a repository from ...
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Can't sync repositoy from GitHub Mac client

When I try to sync using the GitHub client for Mac, I get this message: Authentication Failed You may not have permission to access MyRepository. Check Preferences to make sure you’re still logged ...
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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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GitHub for Windows: commit size

When committing in GitHub for Windows, is there any way to see the total size of the files that are being committed? I am aware that we can see the repository size on the GitHub website.
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How do I ensure Git doesn't ask me for my GitHub username and password?

I am working with a repo on GitHub and everytime I try to push something, it asks for my GitHub username and password. I don't want it doing that. I tried the instructions on setting your email in ...
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issue installing git on redhat 5.6

I get the following error when run: It is somehow missing the perl dependencies, I am not sure do I need to update the perl or remove something as a workaround! yum install git Loaded plugins: ...
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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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Working with nested git repos in webstorm

I have a git project in web storm and cloned another git repo into it and a pop up came with unregistered cvs root which I ignored. Now I want to commit the directory with the inner git repo but I ...
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Large file editing and versioning for non-programmers [closed]

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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Can't click on uncommitted changes in github Gui

I'm not sure if this is a bug in github Gui or just I made some mistakes. It seems that if I clicked on any commit in unsynced changes then wanted to go back to uncommitted changes, it doesn't do ...
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how does ubuntu database work with regards to external ppa's and adding man pages for system wide plugins

Can someone give a brief explanation of how Ubuntu's database for packages works pls. I have recently added PPA's and a system wide Plugin/package from Github. can i update the database? and add man ...
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Error on “brew tap homebrew/science”: Could not resolve host: github.com

When I try to execute the following command: brew tap homebrew/science I get the following error: Cloning into '/usr/local/Library/Taps/homebrew-science'... fatal: unable to access ...
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Error from egit installation

Just installed a fresh 32 bit copy of java and eclipse. and am now trying to add egit for the first time. Following the instructions here (using the main repositiry) I receive this error when I try ...
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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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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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Can I force 'git checkout' to compare to the remote branch by default?

I started working on a repo on Machine A, and pushed everything to github. Then I cloned it on Machine B, worked on it some more, and pushed everything to github. Just now I went back to Machine A, ...
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How can I Resync a fork from original

I just forked a project in Github. I made modifications and sent a pull request. The owner merged my fork with the main project and after that he made some modifications. So for now my fork is not ...
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github flavored markdown editor for osx

Do you know any editor for Mac OSX that helps with editing Github flavored markdown? I think Mou ( http://mouapp.com/ ) is fine, only that its just plain markdown and not Github markdown. Please, ...
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How do I point GitHub for Windows to my existing repository folders?

I installed GitHub for Windows, and it's a very smooth program (looks exactly like any of the Live programs). However, it lists my GitHub repositories and wants me to clone it to ...
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Can't get private GitHub repos to work with Vagrant/Puppet on Windows

I have a project and we use Vagrant for our development env. On Mac/Unix the provisioning works perfectly except in Windows, the problem is that forwarding agent doesn't work on windows and therefore, ...