I’ve went through the excellent guide provided by Tim Davis which is about configuring Git to work with SSH under Windows in order to produce a Git Server in order to have a main place for my DVCS. I am in the process of creating a clone for my project. I’ve went through all the […]
I have a small utility script called clear.bat that does some housekeeping work on my sources. It is a .bat file so that I could easily double-click it in Windows Explorer. Sometimes, I find it more handy to execute it from my Git bash (msysgit, if this matters). To do this, I type cmd clear.bat […]
I’m trying to use Araxis Merge as my diff / merge tool for MSYSGit. I found a few resources on the net: On the Araxis site, they mention an “easy” way, but it implies a executables (araxisgitdiff.exe and araxisgitmerge.exe) that are not part of my distro. I also found some info in gitguru, but the […]
So I thought I had finally got everything setup on Windows … then ran into this issue. Current setup URL: ssh://user@host:port/myapp.git Already run Putty – and can connect using valid .ppk keys through the ~/.ssh/authorized_keys direct. In Git and TortoiseGIT – I set both to use “plink.exe”. Putty works fine – no issues – but […]
I’m not too sure what is going on here, but sometimes a particular file in my repository will change the case of it’s name. e.g.,: before: File.h after: file.h I don’t really care why this is happening, but this causes git to think it is a new file, and then I have to go and […]
I’ve just installed Git for Windows and delighted to see that it installs Bash. I want to customise the shell in the same way I can under Linux (e.g. set up aliases like ll for ls -l), but I can’t seem to find .bashrc or equivalent config. What should I be editing?
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Is there currently a way to host a shared Git repository in Windows? I understand that you can configure the Git service in Linux with: git daemon Is there a native Windows option, short of sharing folders, to host a Git service? EDIT: I am currently using the cygwin install of git to store and […]
Python will not run in git bash (Windows). When I type python in the command line, it takes me to a blank line without saying that it has entered python 2.7.10 like its does in Powershell. It doesn’t give me an error message, but python just doesn’t run. I have already made sure the environmental […]
When I try to use git command on my regular windows cmd or cmd with ruby, I get the following error. ‘git’ is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file. How do I fix this problem?