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Git is an open source distributed version control system originally designed and written by Linus Torvalds.

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Github Commit Checker plugin

I am looking for Github Commit checker plugin which i can configure with Github repo so that i can enforce specific commit message should flow. In bitbucket we have a plugin "Yet Another Commit ...
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Easy version control + version comparison for TeX

What would you suggest for this situation. Person studies mathematics and uses Xubuntu on his home computer. He needs to write his thesis such that he can see different versions easily. Someone ...
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git package alternative

we are using git/gitlab in my organisation. The git binary is working fine in Win7 64bit architecture but we'd never succeed to install it in Win7 32bit... I'm now looking for some alternatives. ...
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Ubuntu GUI interface for GITLAB self-hosted

The problem is, that the project on GITLAB stays on private server (self-hosted), which means that by using GitKraken I am not able to connect it. Moreover, I'm using Ubuntu 18.04. Does somebody ...
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Software for managing multiple developers

We have several developers who all currently work on individual components a multi module application. We are worried that anyone developer could steal the entire codebase as right now they need to ...
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source tree alternative

I have been using source tree as my git management tool for MacOS. But currently, I am using ubuntu18.10 and looking for a similar git management tool. Please suggest if I can use source tree itself, ...
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Offline NPM install

I work in a company that doesn't allow access to the internet through our computers. Even though, I need to create a "web" environment to develop a site, but i can't install live-server and browser-...
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Git-based source control with unlimited users

I'm not sure if this topic belongs here, to SO, or nowhere on the SE network, because I couldn't find anyone with the same requirement, so here goes: Goal To create a platform where me and my ...
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Show git branch name of a selected folder in mac menu bar

I want to see the current branch in git of a preselected folder in my Mac's menu bar. Is there an app that shows. I have tried to install headsondisplay but the app store says the item is not ...
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Seeking an alternative to “VisualSVN for Visual Studio 2017” extension but for Git VCS

My development workflow includes the Subversion (SVN) version control system, So I've been using Microsoft Visual Studio with a great extension called VisualSVN for Visual Studio 2017 I found for ...
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Documenting an Application via Repository

I am looking for a recommendation on what solution is a good practice for documenting and updating an application using a git repository. We are working with a large codebase and multiple teams of ...
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Batch Cloning Git Repositories

Is it possible to batch clone git repositories to my local machine? For instance: git clone https://github.com/dalmatinerdb/dflow https://github.com/sasa1977/exactor https://github.com/awetzel/exos ...
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Real-time full diff reliable email solution for GitHub open source projects?

github.com will be retiring its Email Services by the end of 2018. Open source projects need to have a solid reliable solution for receiving real-time full diff emails. github.com is not interested in ...
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Git Client for Non-technical Users

I'm looking for a Git client that would be very easy to use by non-technical users. I'm not worried about branches, merging, and perhaps even labels. In a nutshell, simply cloning a remote repo ...
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Best software / tool to downgrades Git branches?

Good evening, Please excuse me if this is not the correct place to ask this question. I will gladly post it elsewhere would you take the time to show me where. I am starting a new pet project where ...
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Software recommendation to view git-conflict side by side?

I am doing some git merging and there is a conflict. Usually the conflicts are small (less than 10 lines) but this has lots of conflicts that are more than 10 lines each. What software would you ...
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Tool for partial reverting a Git commit

A bug has been introduced in the last commit of a Git repository. Is there a tool for reverting chunks of this commit easily? The tool would show the changes in the commit, and an option to revert ...
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Monorepo for multiple projects using multiple languages

In a project of mine I have multiple, independent software components. At the moment, the situation looks like this: root/ web_scraping/ rest_api/ migrations/ script.py web_scraping/...
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Diff tool with Windows context capabilities?

I'm looking for a diff tool that will allow me to right-click on a file in Windows Explorer and "compare with remote" in a local Git repo.
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What is an appropriate versioning system for a Master's student doing data processing with MATLAB?

I am doing a Master's thesis and trying to decide the best way to organize my MATLAB data processing files. I want to ask for advice on the best versioning system to use. What would be the appropriate ...
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ncurses git client for Linux

I'm looking for a text-mode client for git – ideally something like Midnight Commander (so if there's some "Gitnight Commander", that's it). Requirements text-mode, so it also works over an SSH ...
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Version and release management without Maven

I'm trying to find an alternative to versioning, release creation, deployment etc. that is not Maven. Let me explain: We use Maven to build almost anything, Java, Docker, NodeJS, Golang, you name it. ...
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Track changes in directory with git

I want to track changes in a directory tree with git. Needed features: track permissions (chmod, chown). ACLs not needed track mtime automatically add new files automatically delete files command ...
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Git file encryption to support file/folder based permission to protect the source code from theft

I am using git and have the following problem: In the company where I work we want to protect the source code from theft. For example, when a a developer leaves and takes the source code of a project ...
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Git files encryption to protect the source code from theft

I am using Git and have the following problem: In the company where I work you now want to protect the source code from theft. So if for some reason a developer lets the source code of a project go ...
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Git conflict resolution tool that respects conflict annotations

I used to do conflict resolution with P4merge. I found it OK but I didn't pay any attention to how it does the job under the hood. Until very recently I realized that it tries to make the merge by ...
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Tool for visualizing activity in Git repo

Is there something for a local repository to: 1) show how frequently all the files and directories of repository are changed; 2) for a certain file: show how frequently the lines and paragraphs are ...
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Git repository provider with feature to share private repository with a private secret link

I keep getting coding task as part of interview and I prefer to push the work to GitHub or something and share that repository with the interviewer rather than attaching a zip archive. It's important ...
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Code Style enforcement tool (Bitbucket Cloud would be nice)

I work in a team of 5 developers. We would like to enforce a code style from now on. However we cannot find a suitable Bitbucket Cloud integrations. If we had Bitbucket Server Code Review Assistant ...
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Integration of Email to Issue (GitLab)

I'm working with Gitlab CE to maintain my clients websites (and to collaborate with other developers). I'd like to have my clients sending Email to a specific address (lets say support@example.com) ...
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Self hosted Git server to be run on linux

I would like to run on my server a git server in order to use the software pass (aka password-store on android and pass on iOS). That's all I need the git server for, so it should be as lightweight ...
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GUI (Windows) for portable Git for a beginner

Background: I'm a beginner to Git. I intend to use it to store a small repository on Dropbox on my PC. I have downloaded portable Git (I prefer using portable software when possible). Would love ...
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Where can I find a GUI tool to duplicate files across a system as they change?

I consider myself to be a rather prolific open source software developer. I have over 50 original software projects in GitHub with probably close to 100,000 lines of actively maintained code. And ...
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Which Git GUI software provides side-by-side split view for comparing files?

I currently use SmartGit, which is a fully featured Git GUI. The interface is not pretty, and it's quite slow actually, but it's the only program I've found that gives me a nice side-by-side split ...
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Git client that can handle and organize a large number of repos

I have over 50 git repos to manage. Some are for work, some are personal. I am looking for a git client app that has some way to organize all these repos, and which is preferably open source or at ...
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User friendly CLI for git

I'm looking for something that wraps git by providing an easy and consistent command-line interface (CLI) while fulfilling the following: the CLI should use consistently the same names for the same ...
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standalone git server for a team

I usually use github repositories or repositories local to any organization that employs me. Now I should install a local standalone repository with git for a team. I could get it to work with gitweb +...
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Collaborative documentation management software

I'm looking for an open-source software for collaborative documentation management with the following: May be installed on local server May be connected to Active Directory for authentification ...
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Is there any git client for linux that supports the Live Map feature of GitUp?

I use git from command line on linux. I find a really good feature in GitUp what they call 'Live Map'. You can find it on its site. It says: Any change you make, large or small, even outside GitUp, is ...
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OpenSource git based CMS to integrate with our software platform in Django

The problem: We are 6 developers writing a CRM software in Python/Django. In our database, we have hundreds of email templates. They are sent to our users in different situations (states of their ...
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git gui for linux that is like TortoiseGit

I want a tortoisegit like program in linux that can do the following: Popup a dialog if I right click a folder or file in a file system treeview and chose a menu item in the resulting context menu. ...
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SQL Server database version control

I'm looking for open source SQL Server database version control addon/tools to link with Git. I tried gitSQL and red-gate sql source control (not an open source). With gitSQL I see a problem that ...
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Automatically push a Git (github) branch to to Visual studio online

Is there a native tool that is pushing all commits of a branch or any commits from GitHub to Visual studio Online without having to do anything manually? Workflow: I develop locally my application. ...
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Is there a git remote service designed for non-code repos?

My girlfriend wants to use git to track progress on her artpieces, and doesn't want that to go into a public repo. Are there any remotes that explicitly support this, or should I just point her to ...
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Detect if a github pull-request on json file is valid?

I've noticed some github repos have an automated process for validating files on pull requests. For example say there is a JSON file that recieves a pull request. I'd like a setup where the new file ...
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Tool to manage and query “keywords” associated with Git commits

I am interested in some tool that lets me store (and delete) “keywords” associated with a commit. By “keyword” I simply mean simple names, like tags associated with a video. (But obviously I cannot ...
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Bug/issue tracker for small extent team

What issue/bug tracker would you recommend for a small extent company? Approx. (5-7 people). My preference is lightweight, with compatibility of all operation systems, practical and appealing user ...
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diff tool whith PDF generation option

I'm looking for a file comparison tool with the following criteria: Can be used in MS Windows Can be used with git (diff) Can be used from the command-line Can export comparison results to PDF
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Git/Github based tool for exploring a Network for Forks?

Say I find a project like this which has hundreds of forks. If I want to look at each forks commit messages It's a lot of work scrolling. In some cases there are just too many forks so you can't see ...
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Static HTML alternative to cgit

I would like to serve a collection of git repositories over HTTP, to be browsed by humans, and possibly checked-out (read-only). I'm aware of the existence of cgit for this purpose, but the only ...