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I'm using my github account with ssh key on my CentOS 7 desktop. So, I don't need to input password for git commands such as git clone generally.

But, I need to clone a private git repository of another account. I know the github user ID and password, so I tried to git clone with https protocol.

git clone https://github.com/<another-account>/<a-private-repository>.git

(<another-account> and <a-private-repository> are just used to hide my private information.)

I expect the prompt such as Username for 'https://github.com': to input github user ID. But, in my desktop, it shows the below error message:

remote: Repository not found.
fatal: repository 'https://github.com/<another-account>/<a-private-repository>.git/' not found

When I clone the repository on another Linux host, it works well. I can clone it without any problem. But, on my CentOS 7 desktop, it fails.

I guess that my git client of CentOS 7 desktop may use a kind of git credential helper / manager.

But, my global git config has no credential section.

[user]
  name = Anselmo Park
  email = anselmo@<somewhere>.com
[filter "lfs"]
  process = git-lfs filter-process
  required = true
  clean = git-lfs clean -- %f
  smudge = git-lfs smudge -- %f
[gc]
  autoDetach = false
[core]
  #editor = /usr/bin/vim
  editor = /home/anselmo/.local/bin/vim
[diff]
  tool = meld
[pull]
  rebase = true
[merge]
  tool = meld

This is my global git config file. (~/.gitconfig)

Why does this issue happen? How Can I find my git credential manager?

For your information, I'm using CentOS 7 and KDE desktop.

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