#252 open
madman

BUG: Ignoring settings in global configuration file

Reported by madman | April 26th, 2010 @ 07:43 AM | in 0.8

GitX appears not to respect settings in the global configuration file, i.e., the settings in ~/.gitconfig. In particular, I'm noticing that the "user.name" and "user.email" settings are ignored; I can only get them to work if those particular settings appear in the repository-specific configuration file, i.e., the file specified by $GIT_DIR/config. This problem does not appear when using the OS X terminal command-line client.

OS X 10.6.3
git version 1.7.0.3
GitX Version 0.7.1 (v0.7.1)

Comments and changes to this ticket

  • madman

    madman April 27th, 2010 @ 06:09 PM

    • Assigned user set to “Pieter de Bie”
    • Title changed from “Ignoring settings in global configuration file” to “BUG: Ignoring settings in global configuration file”
  • madman

    madman April 27th, 2010 @ 06:09 PM

    • Assigned user cleared.
  • Johannes Gilger

    Johannes Gilger September 12th, 2010 @ 12:49 PM

    • Milestone set to 0.8
    • State changed from “new” to “open”
    • Assigned user set to “Pieter de Bie”
    • Milestone order changed from “0” to “0”

    I can't reproduce this problem. The only place where my username/email is stored is in ~/.gitconfig, and my commits work fine. Are you sure that the values for 'user.email' and 'user.name' don't appear at all in the repository-config when you're trying to commit?

  • RajaSekhar

    RajaSekhar June 15th, 2018 @ 11:53 AM

    Greetings! I've been reading your website for a while now and finally got the bravery to go ahead and give you a shout out from Atascocita
    Texas! Just wanted to mention keep up the good job! Ingrown Hair Home Remedies

  • dAVID vID

    dAVID vID June 15th, 2018 @ 02:06 PM

    Thank you for posting such topics Very interesting information I can find here.
    See this page: https://skunk24.com

  • Himanshu mishra

    Himanshu mishra June 20th, 2018 @ 09:32 AM

    Thanks for this informative article if you are unable to get the alarm clock in windows 10 operating system then here on our website you will get the alarm windows q0 is just some few step.

  • annashetty

    annashetty July 10th, 2018 @ 11:31 AM

    • Tag changed from bug to driving directions

    This is the most impressive article on your site, thanks for constantly working on replenishing the material
    run 3

Please Sign in or create a free account to add a new ticket.

With your very own profile, you can contribute to projects, track your activity, watch tickets, receive and update tickets through your email and much more.

New-ticket Create new ticket

Create your profile

Help contribute to this project by taking a few moments to create your personal profile. Create your profile ยป

GitX is the nice-looking gitk clone for OS X

Pages