Category: Git SCM

  • Git for Windows – comes with a nice minimal GNU shell environment

    https://github.com/git-for-windows/git/wiki/FAQ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/mingw-w64#MSYS2 – GfW is based on MSYS2; MSYS2 provides a Unix environment to Windows https://www.msys2.org – … https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/download.html#windows – MSYS2 users can install GNU Emacs using a pacman command line http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/windows/ – I wonder whether I can get this GNU Emacs for Windows to cooperate with the MSYS2 provided by GfW https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/manual/html_node/emacs/Microsoft-Windows.html I guess […]

  • GitHub and SSH authentication

    https://docs.github.com/en/github/authenticating-to-github/connecting-to-github-with-ssh/testing-your-ssh-connection https://stackoverflow.com/questions/46337566/why-is-github-asking-me-username-password-although-i-setup-ssh-authentication SSH authentication only works with URL-s like this one: “git@github.com:<user>/<repo>.git“. Username (or anything like that) is not considered, just the public key.

  • Git GUI: git-gui AKA git gui

    https://git-scm.com/docs/git-gui

  • Git GUI: gitk

    https://git-scm.com/docs/gitk

  • Git GUI: SmartGit

    https://www.syntevo.com/smartgit/ Current colleague Jan H. mentioned it.

  • my CVs now have their own Git repository

    http://xmlresume.sourceforge.net – the source format of my CVs (one in English, one in German) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Git https://git-scm.com https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Revision_Control_System AKA RCS – my CVs have gotten maintained using RCS from the beginning until March 2019 From now on working on my CVs using at least 2 computers should be easier and quite easy to deal with. The […]

  • how to upgrade a docker container after its image changed?

    https://stackoverflow.com/questions/26734402/how-to-upgrade-docker-container-after-its-image-changed https://hub.docker.com/r/sameersbn/gitlab/ – the Docker container image’s home page I am using a Docker container for a GitLab CE installation. The GitLab installation inside tells me “update asap“. How do I deal with that? should I wait for an update of the Docker container image? (that’s what the article title refers to) will that update […]

  • running my own GitLab …

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GitLab Exciting question: how to integrate my own “legacy” git repos hosted “at home” as well? Once I will have over come that obstacle, creating markdown documentation for my own git repos and its utilities will climb to another peak LOL. Docker GitLab container creation: The e-mail address and password refer(red) to root. Maybe you […]

  • Git won’t push into a bare repository on server – mentioning receive.denyCurrentBranch

    https://stackoverflow.com/questions/804545/what-is-this-git-warning-message-when-pushing-changes-to-a-remote-repository This is certainly a “brute force” approach – so be cautious!

  • git and credentials

    https://git-scm.com/docs/gitcredentials https://git-scm.com/docs/git-credential-store