Technology Insights

Install git-svn on Windows

The git-svn tool is a simple conduit for changesets between Subversion and Git. It provides a bidirectional flow of changes between a Subversion and a Git repository. The latest msysgit distribution of Git for Windows (version 1.6.1 preview 20081227 at the time of this writing), does not come bundled with the the git-svn tool. This…

Technology Errors

Permission denied (publickey). fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly

You will receive the below dialogue if the SSH key for the server you are connecting from is configured incorrectly or does not exist at all. bash [web@server git-temp]$ git clone git@github.com:user/project.git Initialized empty Git repository in /home/web/gittemp/.git/ Permission denied (publickey). fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly fetch-pack from ‘git@github.com:user/project.git’ failed. [web@server git-temp]$ So…