Egit works, but TortoiseGit does not

I have been playing around with this forever and cannot find a solution. For some reason, EGit that is built into Eclipse works fine with my remote repository. The Git plugin built into IntelliJ does not work. Neither does TortoiseGit. They both hang trying to connect to my remote server (503 error). I have my […]

Tracking file by git

I have strange problem with git. My .gitignore files seems to be tracked, but I can’t commit it. Command lines: user@STATION ~/repository (my_first_branch) $ git checkout my_second_branch error: Your local changes to the following files would be overwritten by checkout: .gitignore Please, commit your changes or stash them before you can switch branches. Aborting user@STATION […]

Git Repository Created Manually Can't Commit

After creating a Git Repository using the terminal application using the following commands Focusing the shell on the project directory $ cd ~/Desktop/Myproject Setting up the Git Repository $ git init Preparing the files for the “staging area” $ git add . Making my first commit $ git commit -m ‘Initial Checkin’ When I now […]

Binary Storage using Git and nuGet

My company is moving to git. Currently, when dealing with binary files, we check them into our current source control system. We want to get to a CI environment, but seeing as how our codebase is very large and spread out, we want to take baby steps. We would like to be able to store […]

How to speed up operations for textual content, for repo containing a combination of large binary/normal text files?

While the single repository isn’t completely unmanageable, it is a pain for operations concerning the textual content only (i.e. git log -Gword), so much so that I’m willing to consider having a “text-only” repository along with the “everything” repository. Does anyone have any idea on how this can be achieved? Possibly with some advanced git […]

fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly (Writing objects: 100%)

I found few cases but they arent the same, in this case, the git says writing object completed, and then it fails, any idea why? The is the powershell console: Counting objects: 1554, done. Delta compression using up to 8 threads. Compressing objects: 100% (1540/1540), done. efrror: RPC failed; result=22, HTTP code = 413 84 […]

Show last commits of a given author in git?

This question already has an answer here: How to git log from all branches for the author at once? 2 answers

Is it possible for githooks to execute in parallel?

Currently I’m concerned just about pre-receive hook and post-receive hook but it would be nice to have a complete list of hooks for which it is possible to execute in parallel (if there are any). I’m asking this because it is important to know if you need to take care to write the code so […]

Git workflow multiple repositories and rebasing(?)

Hey guys I’ve been wondering if this could be feasible? I’ve been pondering over it for hours and I can’t get my head wrapped around it! Say I have X clients interested in a e-commerce/cms system ( basically whatever ), in my perfect world I would like to have this situation ( If you think […]

Creating a shell environment for git hooks and Git Tower

I’m using Git Tower. My project has some git hooks that aren’t running. According go the Git Tower FAQ: You need to make sure you’re creating the required shell environment in the hook script itself (like modifying “PATH”), not in your shell profile, as the hook script is called from the Tower process environment which […]

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