If not set, defaults to core. You can configure Git to use Visual Studio as your merge or diff tool in Global Settings and Repository Settings by selecting Use Visual Studio. If we look at our Git config file, we can see that an alias has been added. Can be overrriden by giving --no-keep-cr from the command line. Name and email The name and email that you provide will be used as the committer information for any commit you make. Configuration names are dot delimited strings composed of a 'section' and a 'key' based on their hierarchy. I dont want my global.
When false or never , never. There can be more than one value for a given variable; we say then that variable is multivalued. The values of these variables may be specified as in color. To find out, open a terminal and enter git --version. Even just asking Git to edit the file will force its creation, but until that happens, efforts to find the. Each variable must belong to some section, which means that there must be a section header before the first setting of a variable. Do a: git config --global -e and then, if you are lucky, you will get a text editor loaded with your global.
When 0xxx, where 0xxx is an octal number, files in the repository will have this mode value. One important exception is to override the author email address. The argument should be the command that launches the desired editor e. See the closed TortoiseGit for more information. Unfortunately, the desired effect of cleaning up text files with mixed line endings and the undesired effect of corrupting binary files cannot be distinguished. Inside of your quotes, you have any Git command. This allows for secure parsing of the output without getting confused e.
All gitcvs variables except for gitcvs. This is useful for excluding servers inside a firewall from proxy use, while defaulting to a common proxy for external domains. We say alias, and then the name of the alias. Section headers cannot span multiple lines. The system configration stays independent. The default value is 100.
When we use the Git config with a global param, it writes to the Git config file in our root directory. When set to true or auto, use colors only when the output is to the terminal. First, let's change directories to our user root. A value of 0 means no limit. Setting this variable to false shows paths relative to the repository root this was the default for git prior to v1. The default mailmap, located in the root of the repository, is loaded first, then the mailmap file pointed to by this variable. To configure other diff and merge tools, use git config with the or switch.
This setting is available at both global and repository scopes, and corresponds to the git config setting. See the --attach option in 1. When always, rebase will be set to true for all tracking branches. For example, my environment variable pointed me to a mapped drive in my work windows domain environment. Use this variable to change that prefix.
This variable determines whether git gc runs git pack-refs. If this variable is set to zero, the whole history is shown. The file-option can be one of --system, --global or --file which specify where the values will be read from or written to. Go to Global Settings and set Prune remote branches during fetch to True recommended. This hash is then sent to Gravatar to find a matching hash value for users that have previously signed up for the service. Please see the SubmittingPatches document for further discussion.
This configuration variable is set when initializing a shared repository. If a match is found, the user image will be retrieved from the service and displayed in Visual Studio. I am running Windows 7 and using git as setup by following the instructions on GitHub a year or two back. When options in these files conflict, local settings override user settings, which override system-wide. The default options are pretty sensible for most users. A is a virtual storage of your project. If that is not set, defaults to 1 best speed.
If not set, the value of transfer. For more in-depth look at git remote, see the. I am using with msysgit on Windows 8. Level 5 and above outputs debugging information. The default is to assume the config file of the current repository,. Git color configuration settings 1.
This is also where you tell git of any third party software applications you'd like to run, like a merge tool, in this case I'm using, diffmerge. If crlf is set, the -k mode will be left blank, so cvs clients will treat it as text. This is meant to reduce packing time on multiprocessor machines. Here is where you get dirty and find out what is really going on in the. To prune branches on every fetch, open a command prompt, and run: git config --global fetch. The settings in this section can be viewed and modified in Visual Studio, but are managed by Git configuration files. Supports variable substitution see 1 for details.