Tag: windows

How to add or remove a git tag by using GUI on Windows?

Possible Duplicate: How to use tags for versioning in git gui I install Git-1.7.11-preview20120710 and my OS is Windows. Adding or removing git tags from command line is easy: Adding a tag: git tag -a v1.4 -m ‘my version 1.4’ Removing a tag: git tag -d v1.4 But how to add or remove tags by […]

Git is failing to Stage, or commit with SourceTree in a Windows network environment

while I may be posting in the wrong place, it’s still programming related. I’m using Atlassian SourceTree to look after some git repositories, however when I create a new one and try to add new files for the first time (not sure if it’s essential info for getting help), but this is the error message […]

Git (Windows) – failure cloning from a separate-git-dir repository

I’ve been struggling to find an answer to this for days 🙁 Can anyone confirm whether I’ve got the syntax right in the example below for ‘Git clone‘ when attempting to clone FROM a repository that was initialized using –separate-git-dir ? If so, does this work on Linux systems ? With Git on windows (git […]

git add will not stage certain files

I am running msysgit 1.8.1 on Win8. I am trying to stage some changes to a project I am working on. I am trying to stage the changes to the vcxproj and vcxproj.filters files, but no matter what I do, they always show as unstaged. I thought it might be a case sensitivity issue, but […]

Python script causes git publickey error when not run in IDLE

On windows 7 64bit have installed Python 2.7, I have no choice over which version to use. I have used IDLE to write a script and when I press F5 to run the script everything works as expected. However, if I double-click the Python file from within explorer or use Py2Exe to make it into […]

Error when trying to use svn2git on Windows

I am trying to import a svn repository into git on Windows 7. I have Ruby/Gems/svn2git installed, but when I run this command: svn2git http://svn.server/path I get the following error: C:/Ruby192/lib/ruby/gems/1.9.1/gems/svn2git-2.0.0/lib/svn2git/migration.rb:226:i n `popen’: No such file or directory – git svn init –no-metadata –trunk=trunk –tags=tags –branches=branches http://svn.server/path (Errno::ENO ENT) I don’t know what this error […]

Git: can't push {n/a (unpacker error)}

I have created a bare repo in my local machine[Windows OS] and installed gitolite as well. When i tried to push the changes to the bare repo, i am getting the following error: $ git push origin master Counting objects: 3, done. Writing objects: 100% (3/3), 293 bytes, done. Total 3 (delta 0), reused 3 […]

git fetch not fetching latest commits

The Windows 7 machine running our Jenkins server is having some trouble with git. Our code is hosted on GitHub and builds are run nightly. First thing the job does is checkout branch X from GitHub then runs the build scripts. Unfortunately we’ve noticed that builds appear to get ‘stuck.’ Every day the same build […]

Windows git client over ssh for local repository?

I have a set-up where I have a remote git server, a local git/development machine running Linux, and a Windows development machine. I generally use putty from windows to log into my local linux development machine, which is where my local git repository resides, as well as where I do my compiling, etc. I’d like […]

Git server under Windows using FreeSSHd

I’m trying to setup git as server on Windows. Installed freesshd, configured it, and checked ssh from linux machine, it works. Downloaded Git for Windows, and installed it, in PATH added git\bin and git\libexec\git-core Made bare repository in d:\GitRepo\u7.git when I’m trying git clone serhiy@ I get well known “bad line length character: fata”. But […]

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