Functional GIT on F11 ?
Paul W. Frields
stickster at gmail.com
Wed Jul 22 13:02:16 UTC 2009
On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 02:12:01AM +0100, Aaron Gray wrote:
> 2009/7/21 Paul W. Frields <stickster at gmail.com>
> On Tue, Jul 21, 2009 at 06:57:58PM +0100, Aaron Gray wrote:
> > 2009/7/21 Todd Zullinger <tmz at pobox.com>
> > Aaron Gray wrote:
> > > Ah 'the man' Paul, this is good to hear, do you know of
> > > a howto for Fedora + GIT + SSH Pushes as I could not get
> > > it to work, even with SELinux in permissive mode.
> > There shouldn't be much, if anything, Fedora specific
> > about this, so the git User Manual is probably a good
> > place to start:
> > http://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/user-manual.html#
> > sharing-development
> > (There are a lot of git tutorials on the web, many of
> > which are filled with incorrect, outdated, or otherwise
> > useless information. :)
> > > If not could you give me any hints or pointers as to how
> > > to do this.
> > Assuming you have ssh access to a remote host already, it
> > can be as simple as:
> > $ gitdir="/path/to/some.git"
> > $ ssh remotehost "mkdir -p $gitdir; git --git-dir $gitdir init
> > $ cd /path/to/local/git-repo
> > $ git push ssh://remotehost/path/to/some.git master
> > Without knowing just what part of this is giving you
> > trouble, it's hard to be more helpful. Let us know where
> > you are getting stuck and I'm sure we can help get you
> > past the problem(s).
> > Thanks, I will have a go tomorrow as I have not touched GIT
> > for a few months now and need to jem up again. The let you
> > know what problems I was having if I cannot get it to work.
> > IIRC pull over SSH worked but push did not, either that or I
> > could not get SSH to work at all with GIT, sorry I cannot
> > remember.
> I'm a huge fan of the git community book:
> Looks good, I knew upto about page 43, but then it did SSH but no mention of
> the mechanics.
> Nice stuff on internals later on in the book.
You still haven't told us exactly what you are trying to do. Are you
trying to just push to a remote repository set up elsewhere? Set up a
repository on a system you own to which others can push via SSH?
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