move my global .gitconfig file
Changing .gitconfig location
I am a bit of a git newb so I am sure this must be simple, just eluding me.
On my work laptop my
%homepath% are set to a network home share. By default git is looking there for my
.gitconfig file. This is no good for when I take my laptop anywhere, gitbash takes forever to start and of course my username etc are unset.
What I would like to do is to specify my actual local home path as the location for it (
c:\Users\Tim\) but leave my
How do I do this?
One Solution collect form web for “move my global .gitconfig file”
OK. Seems that the fix (for my purposes) is to create a system environment variable HOME and set that to my C:\Users\Tim path.