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Make Error installing radare2 on alpine linux

I'm running an alpine linux box, and am trying to install radare2. I downloaded the git repo, then ran the install.sh script. It seems to run fine until running into an error: In file included from ...
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Installing an older version of terragrunt Ubuntu

This is my first time trying to install this package. I am on an SSH console to a VM so no GUI. I need to install version 0.18.7 which can only be accessed from the github repo page. I downloaded it ...
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Should I upload my gpt encrypted passwords to github?

I am currently using Pass as my password manager and I want to use it on my phone too. So I download Android Password Storage on my phone because it was listed as an android app for Pass at home page ...
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Im having brightness issue and need clarification on a possible fix

Hello i have been using Linux for two years so im still new to the whole community. please forgive me in advanced if this question is stupid and/or in the wrong forum. I have a laptop this ...
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Why can't I authenticate to GitHub?

my_username@my_username-laptop MINGW64 ~ (master) $ ssh-keygen -t dsa Generating public/private dsa key pair. Enter file in which to save the key (/c/Users/my_username/.ssh/id_dsa):Enter Enter ...
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SSH prompt a passphrase for no passphrase keys on Docker GitLab CI

With the following Dockerfile: FROM nexylan/php-dev:7.1-alpine COPY entrypoint.sh / RUN chmod u+x /entrypoint.sh ENTRYPOINT ["/entrypoint.sh"] WORKDIR /code CMD ["tail", "-f", "/dev/null"] (The ...
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How to commits certain files from VS code to GitHub?

A developer wants to commit only certain files. But unable to commit as it requires clean(staged and committed all changes) working directory.
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SSH asking for passphrase on public key with no passphrase set

I have been using public key authentication on my servers for a while now, but I am experiencing issues on a new 'client' trying to connect to github. I have read many threads to verify that my ...
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Unable to access GitHub; Couldn't connect to server

I've been trying to clone a git repository (several, actually) and I'm getting the following error: fatal: unable to access 'https://github.com/repository-name': Couldn't connect to server My ...
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Downloading github code

I found this article when trying search how to renew DNS on noip. https://github.com/loblab/noip-renew But i don't know how to use it. I saw the usage as below: Code: Select all Usage Set your ...
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Download ZIP file of private GitHub repository using `wget` like `curl`

There are already some questions with answers how to download the ZIP file of GitHub repositories, but they don't work if the repository is private. I know it should work with wget somehow since it ...
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How download release using Fedora COPR from github.com?

I try download release application using Fedora COPR from github.com. SPEC file: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/patsevanton/aerokube-cm-rpm/master/aerokube-cm-rpm.spec Version: 1.5.7 Source0: ...
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How do I move things from my Overleaf git repository to my Gitlab git repository?

I've been using mobaXterm on a Windows 10 computer (based in Cygwin) as a terminal to access ROOT and Python scripts/macros. Additionally, my peers and I have been using Gitlab to share these scripts/...
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git Fatal: Out of memory, malloc failed on branch push

I know this has been asked a lot but I did not manage to get any solution to solve my problem. My coworker assigned me on a new project. The application is hosted on test Debian server with git ...
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Not getting libglib2.0-dev (updated libraries) even after upgrading from Ubuntu 14.04 to 16.06

I wanted to compile and install something-for-reddit from git. As I went with ./configure.ac it showed below error. ./configure: line 5088: GLIB_GSETTINGS: command not found ./configure: line 5089: ...
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Script a Github file download using curl where filename AND path are variable

I needed to script the install of the Digital Ocean CLI " doctl " tool from Github using curl, but there was a problem: The filename varied as it incorporated the version number- so hard-coding it ...
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Error setting certificate while doing 'git clone' in redhat

Error: % git clone --depth 1 http://github.com/junegunn/fzf.git ~/Downloads/fzf Initialized empty Git repository in ~/Downloads/fzf/.git/ error: error setting certificate verify locations: CAfile: /...
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Creating .deb from github repository

Currently, to build the github repo, it requires making a python environment with specified dependencies, with gcc and g++ installed. The project is written in python and cython. I want to make a .deb ...
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Cannot create Git remote on FreeBsd version 6.0 using git version 1.4

I'm trying to get some code in an old server running freebsd version 6 with git version 1.4.1 on to github. I'm trying to add a remote to the repo referencing GitHub.com repo. Does anyone have or ...
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How to show latest release's Git tag with message

Was creating a script to update a Github application in-place and needed to print changes made in the latest Git tagged release so users could make an informed decision about pulling the trigger on ...
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Can someone please explain this error I'm getting in my script

I'm trying to create a script which I can set as a cron job which adds all my dotfiles to a folder I've set up as a github repo then push them every evening. My script is the following. cp ~/.!(|.|...
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github is not reachable from Chromium but is reachable from Firefox

I run on OpenSuse with Chromium Version 70.0.3538.110 (openSUSE Build) (64-bit) and Firefox Quantum 63.0.3 (64-bit). I am not under any proxy or VPN. When I type GitHub address in the chromium it says ...
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SSH Errors with Public Key [closed]

WMadmin@WM-GH-BACKUP:~$ ssh -vvv -p 122 [Server] OpenSSH_7.6p1 Ubuntu-4ubuntu0.1, OpenSSL 1.0.2n 7 Dec 2017 debug1: Reading configuration data /etc/ssh/ssh_config debug1: /etc/ssh/ssh_config line 19: ...
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How to push a new branch to remote git with commit message

My remote git server does not allow me to push anything without having a commit message. Now i want to convert my perforce code to git using git p4 and push the converted code as a new branch to my ...
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How to install from a Git repo [duplicate]

I just cloned this repo. I do not know how to install it. I cd-ed to it and typed $ sudo apt-get install git linux-headers-generic build-essential dkms but it didn't seem to work out. The repo is: ...
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Stripping a git repo of all committed files that should have been ignored

I recently initiated a git repo and forgot to add a .gitignore file. After my initial commit, my repo has many subdirectories and many files that should have been ignored. Is there an efficient way to ...
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Permission denied: cannot create /dev/null

I've been trying to get the github commit chart hack to work for like a week now. this one https://github.com/mavrk/github-graffiti and this one https://github.com/gelstudios/gitfiti and this one ...
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Change a directory name in a Github repository remotely, directly from local Linux Git?

This is my Git repository: https://github.com/benqzq/ulcwe It has a dir named local and I want to change its name to another name (say, from local to xyz). Changing it through GitHub GUI manually ...
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Can't connect to Github from one PC, every other website works fine

Running Ubuntu 16.04, I can connect to other websites fine: ping google.com PING google.com (172.217.25.206) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from nrt12s13-in-f14.1e100.net (172.217.25.206): icmp_seq=1 ...
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Git hangs indefinitely when trying to push --all to GitHub

When I try and push --all to GitHub, the Git transfer starts out fast, slows down, and eventually stops. It doesn't fail, it just slows to a halt. What's going on? This is really frustrating, I'd ...
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How to stop github always asking for username / password?

I have my keys in ~/.ssh/ and on other computers I can push and pull from the repo in question. Why on one computer do I always need to enter my github username/password but not on others? What could ...
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route traffic to github through specific network interface [closed]

My Situation; My computer is in this stupid cooperate network of the company i work for. They have alot of policies and stuff, so its not possible to make a tunnel/connect to github.com through the ...
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Parsing out number from URL in bash and feeding into another bash function?

https://github.com/org/repo/pull/777 I'm trying to parse out the last number of this url in bash function 1 and pass that result into bash function 2. I have this elementary example I have been ...
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Is there a command line tool for managing packages written by me?

Lately I've found myself writing small programs that I use across multiple machines. I use gitlab to manage these programs. Is there a command line tool that will help me keep my programs up-to-date? ...
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Is it possible to install latest Github software releases through apt-get on Ubuntu?

I usually install software through apt-get on Ubuntu. I'm trying to install the latest stable version (v8.6.5) of this software: https://github.com/jcupitt/libvips/releases The problem is that if ...
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Clone a repo from github on RHEL 5

I am using RedHat 5.2 and I need to clone a repo from Github. Sadly, since February 1st of this year, they disabled TLSv1 and TLSv1.1 Unfortunately, Red Hat 5 does not have a point release that ...
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Old CentOS 5.6, Due to github.com delete the TLSv1/TLSv1.1 support, How can I access to github.com/repo.git using git system

Now I have a cluster with Rocks 5.4 based on CentOS 5.6. When I git push the code to github.com, I run into the errors: error: error:1407742E:SSL routines:SSL23_GET_SERVER_HELLO:tlsv1 alert ...
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Why would README.md show up as an executable?

This is on a Mac but I figure it's a Unixy issue. I just forked a Github repo (this one) and cloned it to a USB stick (the one that came with the device for which the repo was made). Upon lsing I ...
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Compiling code lacking configuration script in Readme

I am trying to install a handy program which takes xyz files and turns them into POVRAY input scripts: github I have cloned the repository locally, however the first instruction "run ./configure" ...
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Git Client with UI on a Debian system

I known using git on the command line is the preferred method by a lot of Linux users. But has somebody have successfully installed and used a Git Client with GUI on Debian Based System? (to be ...
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How to add and push empty directory in git?

When I run git status git doesn't show the empty directory. My remote repository is in github. Can't I add and push empty directory?
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GitHub repeatedly changes all leads from spaces to tabs and remote script executions (curl) fail

By design, GitHub automatically converts all leads from tabs to spaces when you re-edit a file with leading tabs: That is, if you edit a file, changing all leads from spaces to tabs, it will be saved ...
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unable to prompt for read passwd from shell script

In the below script it is not waiting for passwd to enter it is ending with error message. $ sudo ssh -i crowdpersona_key root@xx.xx.xx.xx bash -c ' git clone user@github.com/test1/crowdpersona.git &...
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Piping content from Github into crontab

I'm not in front of a testing environment right now but I desire to download a Bash script with curl and then load its content into crontab. The content as appears in Github raw document is for ...
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how can I open the project folder after cloning it with https using github

I am using deepin 15,5 but how can I know the repository folder after cloning it with https and the command was git clone
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SSH fails to use the given private key on docker and GitLab CI

With the following Dockerfile: FROM nexylan/php-dev:7.1-alpine COPY entrypoint.sh / RUN chmod u+x /entrypoint.sh ENTRYPOINT ["/entrypoint.sh"] WORKDIR /code CMD ["tail", "-f", "/dev/null"] (The ...
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Streisand Effect and Turnkey Linux on Raspberry Pi 3

I'm new to linux and I currently have a Raspberry Pi 3 running Turnkey Linux that I plan on using as a File Server in my home. I'm still working on this project and following this tutorial. I came ...
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Why only Linux master branch visible on Github?

Why is only the Linux master branch visible in the Github Repository? https://github.com/torvalds/linux/branches Is there a way to view the other branches?
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git archive fatal: Operation not supported by protocol

I can do git clone like so ... git clone https://github.com/stackforge/puppet-heat.git ... with no problems. But I want to exclude all the git meta stuff that comes with the cloning, so I figured ...
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how to wget a github file

For example, there is a file here that I want to download via CLI: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/raspberrypi/linux/rpi-4.1.y/arch/arm/configs/bcmrpi_defconfig How to I download the actual file, ...