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How to install website-specific font file into Firefox?

Some websites, notably Github, started using special downloadable fonts and various little pictures are broken when font downloading is disabled. How to statically install just GitHub's font into ...
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GitHub's password cache helper doesn't recognize git in path

I'm trying to set up the password caching utility that GitHub recommends for Windows 7 at the bottom of this page. When I run the installer, it tells me that it can't find GIT in my path environment ...
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Github, Puttygen, & Pageant: Permission Denied (publickey)

I'm using msysgit on Windows 7 as well as the PuTTY suite. I opened Puttygen and clicked the "Generate" button. I moved my cursor around to "generate some randomness". After the key was created, I ...
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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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Gitorious can not connect to Active Directory (authentication.yml)

I have set up Gitorious. With the local database, everything worked fine. All my log and configurationfiles are included. The problem is when I want to visit gitorious.localdomain when I have ...
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Connect GitHub to my personal domain

I've created a project in Node.js, and now I want to push it live. I did some Googling and found that I can put my project on GitHub by making a repository, so I created a repository and pushed my ...
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Chrome on ubuntu 12.04 cannot render icons on github

I am using chrome, and when I browse github, instead of the icons I get either empty squares or a literal "fi" symbol. Firefox renders them properly. It's clear that these icons are not images but ...
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Git commit two project code as single project in the repository

I am new on git open source. Actually I have one android project i.e AllScan, SO I commit all the code in original master repository when I made the changes into the code. Now I have implemented new ...
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Github for Windows: An application for this deployment is already installed with a different application identity

Usually Github for Windows worked fine on my Windows 7, but today I always get this error: PLATFORM VERSION INFO Windows : 6.1.7600.0 (Win32NT) Common Language Runtime : ...
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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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SSH ForwardAgent + multi-Host

I have several Hosts in ~/.ssh/config, and they work fine from local machine, but remote machine doesn't know these Hosts. Host A HostName github.com IdentityFile ~/.ssh/A_rsa Host B ...
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Error while github.exe opens “libcef.dll is either designated to run on Windows or it contains an error”

Everything was fine but recently whenever I try to open github.exe, the following error message is shown to to me: libcef.dll is either designated to run on Windows or it contains an error ...
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Font Awesome - Not all vector images work

I'm using the icons from Font Awesome in a print publication and it looks like they've added more recently. Unfortunately, the new ones don't show up when I copy and paste from the cheat sheet ...
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Github merge PR forked repo into your own repo

I have forked an existing repo into my own repo. Whenever I do a pull request (in my repo), it automatically defaults to the origin repo, and not to the fork I created. How do I get github to default ...
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Cygwin - Repo with Separate Git/Working Dir Doesn't Work

Since I've switched to OS X and Vim, I've found it easiest to manage all of my 'dotfiles' (all of my configuration files and miscellaneous scripts) with Git. Having already set up my dotfiles in a ...
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Fail to ping github.com with proxy

I set a proxy for my git but I can not ping github.com by using it in my Git Bash. (error: time out) In the meantime, I can approach github.com by chrome which is also using the same proxy.
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Newly created users .ssh folder is in the wrong place

I'm trying to create new users on my Media Temple (dv) 3.5 who have the same access as a beta account. The reason for this is so my development team can use GitHub for source management without ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Run ClickOnce / .appref.ms application as another user? (Specifically GitHub for Windows)

I want to run GitHub Shell (part of GitHub for Windows) as another user, but I'm not sure how to do this. This is a ClickOnce application. Using the GUI, there is no option to run it as another user ...
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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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GitHub for Windows can not sync

I have my git repos hosted on a server using gitolite. I can access them using ssh, e.g. git clone git@example.net. This works from osx/linux. On a Win8 Box I now have installed GitHub for Windows ...
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Remove github “repos contributed to”

I accidentally contributed to a a repo that I did not want to and now it shows up on my profile under "repositories contributed to" Is there any way to remove this?
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avg consumes all cpu when github running

I am running a Windows 8.1 machine, on which I have installed Github for managing my repositories, and AVG antivirus. I noticed there is some kind of conflict between these two, as AVG consumes all ...
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Use server git installation in GitHub for Windows

We are using Git as the version control for our website development. I work from a laptop, which is connected to the internal network via a WiFi connection. I've mapped the server drives as network ...
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GitHub project uploading error: error, failed to publish this branch

I am new to GitHub and until today I have used the Online file creater for GitHub. Now that I want to use the Windows GitHub version. I am not able to understand why it isn't working. I have created ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 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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Google Chrome Translate prompt bar never appears on GitHub. How to fix?

I browse GitHub.com with Google Chrome, and often there are comments written in a non-English language, but the translate prompt bar never appears. How can I fix this? How can I translate GitHub?
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Issue committing files using GitHub app

I've been using the GitHub app for a while now, and recently it's given me some problems. My most recent problem has me up the wall. Here's what happened. I noticed that some of my files were messed ...
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Github for Windows stopped working

I am trying to commit a repository on github through the github GUI in windows. My repository size is of 63 MB. After writing the commit message when i commit it crashes. Windows shows message as ...
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Git different local directories for each branch

This is somewhat of a unique situation, I have a directory on my local drive (no Git repo) that I'd like to use as a new working tree on a branch from a Git repo within a separate directory also on my ...
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git status -s showing D for few files in the second column

I have a local git repository running on my windows machine. The remote origin is in github. After executing a git pull when I run git status -s command, it is displaying some files with D mark. But I ...
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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 ...