Sets the name of the user for all git instances on the system
$ git config --global user.name "Firstname Lastname"
$ git config --global user.email "firstname.lastname@example.org"
name = Bob Gilmore
email = email@example.com
3.3 get remote server branch info
3.4 switch to branch
#4 Git fetch
-- cache the info entered
#6 Git check out
#7 Git pull
you have to tell git where to pull from, in this case from the current directory/repository:
git pull . master but when working locally, you usually just call merge (pull internally calls merge):
git merge master#8 git git-credentials
#9 git merge
Solution: Or even better than running git config, you can edit your ~/.gitconfig file directly. Look and see if there's a section for [user] with the relevant information. For example, my ~/.gitconfig has this... (There's no space in front of the [user], and single tabs in front of the name and email labels) If it doesn't have those set properl…