I have a VPS with centOS system. The system have a high loadavg in normal time. I have a git directory which is very large ( nearly 800M), when I type command cd to the directory, It takes so long time of the shell to response. So My question is, what happened when I type […]
I am very new to Linux and Git. I want to know what exactly checkpatch.pl script does. I know there is a source code available on the Internet but it’s a Perl script and I don’t know Perl. So, can anyone here explain me here what exactly does it do?
1)I have just configured GIT on my local centos 6.4 server and created a repository 2)Generated key also and kept at server 2)I am able to checkout code from this remote server to my dev machine in eclipse no problem till here But when I tried to push code from Eclipse the it always says […]
Me along with a team of developers use fabric to deploy code to remote server, Whenever a new file is created and added to the git repo the default permission will be -rw–r–r which makes it impossible for other developers to update this file (all users belong to same primary group). I want the permissions […]
It would seem I’ve installed git in the following directory: /root/bin/git (Not quite sure how, to be honest.) And therefore rendered git unaccessible to anybody other than the root user. Can I simply move the files to /usr/bin (or similar) or do I have to uninstall and reinstall. If uninstall is required, how should I […]
What’s a way to find a release that a given changeset is in? For example given this changeset: http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git;a=commit;h=50d3e6399a61fca53c5c440a79f71299db66b803 How do I use git to tell me the earliest release this changeset made it into?
We are having a local repository which is accessible to a large number of people. We have to set up a Git repository there such that only certain users have checkout as well as commit privileges. How can we do that. P.S. : This is a part of our homework assignment in which we have […]
I have two patches on gerrit and I would like to make the unmerged depened on the merged patch. Both are uploaded to gerrit yet. How can I do it? Is it possible at all? can I do it through gerrit? not through git and cherry pick. Let’s say https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/34106/ is the unmerged file The […]
I want to use xxdiff for my merging needs. I have just started using git, and I integrated xxdiff to work with it on (git mergetool). My problem is that I can’t find any resource that teaches the basic of merging branches with xxdiff, so I get into this three file window with LOCAL BASE […]
I would like a local GIT is my home directory to implement autosave to the repository that happens every five minutes. I have two Questions: Is this s sane thing to do? How does one go about writing a script that implements this functionality for a specified set of directories in the home directory on […]