Tag: windows

Enabling git in Windows 10 command line

I cannot seem to make git work from my native Windows command line. I have tried PowerShell, I have the path to the git bin in my Environment Variables, but it is still giving me a “command not found” when I type git. I have looked at the solutions here, and none of them work […]

how to change gitconfig location?

I am running this command under windows 7: git status Now I am getting this error: fatal: unable to access ‘H:\/.config/git/config I am disconnected from the network at the moment. Can I still fix this by changing the config location or creating a new config?

Can't clone on windows but can clone on linux from Gitlab server

I am trying to clone a repository from a remote Gitlab server over SSH. I am using Gitlab CE version 9.3.9 755bb71 and TortoiseGIT version 2.5.0 and git (for windows) version 2.14.0 SSH Keys are installed correctly as I have tested the authentication using ssh -vT git@ -i /path/to/.ssh/key I get the following message for […]

Jenkins Windows slave: Authentication failed if running as service

I have a Jenkins slave running on Windows 10 (1607). If I run the slave direct as JNLP this slave can clone from the git repository (authentification with username and password). If I start the same slave as a service, git clone fails with Authentication failed for …. The service is created over the “File” […]

How can I get git and copSSH to look in the correct directory for keys?

I just installed copSSH for Windows. When I boot it up I get a directory C:\copSSH\home\Nick\.ssh which has my pub and private key it. When I access this directory via a Cygwin bash window using ssh user@host I get happily logged in. However, when I open a git bash window with git clone ssh://user@host it […]

Configuring GitBash on Windows 7: ssh failing, I'm trying everything, going nuts

I’m going nuts just trying to ssh to github. I’m on windows 7. Honest to Murgatroyd I’ve been scanning google and forums all day about this without breaking through. In my latest attempt I’ve put a config file in C:\Users\myname.ssh. The results are a bit closer to happiness but still not there. my config simply […]

Hudson git commands are *incredibly* slow

I have installed msysgit, and I am attempting to use it inside of Hudson. Whenever I run a command in an interactive shell, whether it be git-bash or a command prompt, the commands are instant. When I run them in Hudson, they lag for a very long time. Running /bin/git help took 63 seconds when […]

What is the syntax for specifying Windows paths in .gitconfig?

I’m trying to use the include.path config described here, but I can’t seem to find the correct path syntax on Windows. My current .gitconfig: [include] path = ‘D:\Scott\Shared\config\common.gitconfig’ But git complains: fatal: bad config file line 2 in C:\Users\Scott/.gitconfig What’s the proper way to escape paths for Windows? Note: I’m using git from Powershell and […]

Override .gitattributes text=auto in Windows

This is pretty unintuitive: C:\python-tdl\examples\termbox>git config core.autocrlf false C:\python-tdl\examples\termbox>git commit termbox.py warning: LF will be replaced by CRLF in examples/termbox/termbox.py. The file will have its original line endings in your working directory. warning: LF will be replaced by CRLF in examples/termbox/termbox.py. The file will have its original line endings in your working directory. warning: LF […]

Temp file with moniker 'svn_delta' already in use at /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.14/Git.pm line 1024

I am trying to use git svn clone with cygwin 64 on a svn repository and I keep getting this message which errors out: Temp file with moniker ‘svn_delta’ already in use at /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.14/Git.pm line 1024. How do I resolve this issue? I found this one that’s related to macs, but I’m on windows. The […]

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