GitHub:- “Password Authentication is deprecated”

Background Sometimes last week received an email from GitHub.   Email Basic Authentication using a password to Git is deprecated Image Textual Explanation Here is what is conveyed via email:- Repository Name DanielAdeniji/hello Git Client Version git/ Git Client Version Number 2.29.2 OS Version Windows Notice Basic authentication using a password to Git is deprecated … Continue reading GitHub:- “Password Authentication is deprecated”

Linux – File Names with special characters

Background Here I am trying to add a file to git It is a simple git add command.   Script Original   Error Warning - Could not open directory - No such file or directory Error - Image Error - Text   Revision Outline Please escape the special characters git add "$_folder/oracle/v$instance/v$" git add "$_folder/oracle/v\$instance/v\$" … Continue reading Linux – File Names with special characters

Git – Command – “git reset”

Background A few posts ago we touched on a couple of git commands. Let us talk about git reset. Thankfully, rarely use it. Lineage Here are relevant preceding posts:- Git - Client - Commands Link   Scenario Here is what led to this post. I created a couple of files. But, did not like the … Continue reading Git – Command – “git reset”

Git Clone – Error – “fatal: Too many arguments”

Background Ran into a little error using ""Git Bash" on MS Windows.   Error Error Message - fatal: Too many arguments. Image Text Code TroubleShooting Outline Show Hidden Characters Linux / GitBash vi show hidden characters MS Windows Notepad++ show hidden characters Task Git Bash vi Show Hidden Characters Outline Original Plain text view Enter … Continue reading Git Clone – Error – “fatal: Too many arguments”

Git – Client – Commands

Background Let us review some of the GIT commands one will use each day. List of Command   Command Description Syntax Link File Operation Add Add a new file git add <filename> Link Remove Remove an existing file git rm <filename> Link Rename or Move Rename or move an existing file git mv <filename> <folder> … Continue reading Git – Client – Commands

Git – Client/Windows – Git Bash

Background Upon installing a recent version of Git Client opted to evaluate one of its sub-components. Git Bash What Is? Definition Atlassian BitBucket [ Link ] Git Bash is an application for Microsoft Windows environments that provides an emulation layer for a Git command-line experience. Bash is an acronym for Bourne Again Shell. A shell … Continue reading Git – Client/Windows – Git Bash

Git – Client/Windows – Upgrade – v2.29

Background Received an email from GitHub.   Email Email Read Th email's content is posted below: Image Text Explanation Basically, it is 9:45 PM on Friday Night. I should likely be doing something else. Yet, GitHub/Microsoft saw a fit to let me know that they are phasing out username/password authentication.   Outline Here are the … Continue reading Git – Client/Windows – Upgrade – v2.29

Git Repository Spring Cleaning Using “BFG Repo-Cleaner”

Background I will be the first one to admit it, a lot of what I write about is for nothing sake; it is just to write. As mum reminded me this last weekend, "you talk just for the sake of talking". To which I laughed, knowing she said it in the most endearing way.   … Continue reading Git Repository Spring Cleaning Using “BFG Repo-Cleaner”