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OSX 10.11 Bad SSH2 KexAlgorithms '+diffie-hellman-group1-sha1'

Adding a login with options to .ssh/config on Mac OS X I had a similar issue on Mac OS X 12.4 Monterey when logging in to an old Ubuntu server via SSH, so after reading this (and many other pages) and ...
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Tracking file structure

Git doesn't have any built-in features for this, but it's possible to do achieve it using custom Git hooks, e.g. "clean/smudge" filters, or using wrapper tools around git add. The git-annex ...
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Bitbucket / SourceTree authentication failure

SourceTree just wouldn't be SourceTree without major bugs. Atlassian has an article about this issue here In brief: Navigate to C:\Users\<UserName>\AppData\Local\Atlassian\Sourcetree and remove ...
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How to store confidential info whilst using dot files framework

Many programs support putting shell commands into their configuration files in some way. For example, I have this in my .neomuttrc: set my_fastmail_pass="`gpg -dq ~/.config/neomutt/fastmail-...
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(Dis-)Advantages of using generic git user for SSH based access

If you only create an account named "git" and do nothing else with it then it's not much of advantage. Indeed it would often be better to use individual accounts (allowing you to control ...
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How to change the Git SSH password remember setting?

There is no such setting – the behavior is just based on the current existence of a "remembered" password. GNOME Keyring attempts to load all keys from ~/.ssh/id_*. If the keyring contains a ...
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Open git bash in current directory

I had this exact problem. It turns out that the ".bashrc" file was installed at sometime in the past (maybe WSL, I'm thinking). Anyway, ".bashrc" had the following command in it: &...
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ssh-agent no longer working

I have the same issue on Windows 11. As of I know, Windows's OpenSSH agent does not start on system startup by default. I have never been able to start and monitor it as a Windows service, as ...
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