- Install ‘Git for Windows’ from https://gitforwindows.org
- Type ‘
git’ in the Terminal application.
- If it’s not installed, it will prompt you to install it.
- Type ‘
sudo yum install git-all
sudo apt-get install git-all
One-time configuration of the Git client
git config --global user.name "Your Name" git config --global user.email email@example.com
ssh-keygen -t rsa -b 4096 -C "you@computer-name"
# You will be prompted for the following information. Press enter to accept the defaults. Defaults appear in parentheses. Generating public/private rsa key pair. Enter file in which to save the key (/Users/you/.ssh/id_rsa): Enter passphrase (empty for no passphrase): Enter same passphrase again: Your identification has been saved in /Users/you/.ssh/id_rsa. Your public key has been saved in /Users/you/.ssh/id_rsa.pub. The key fingerprint is: 39:fc:ce:94:f4:09:13:95:64:9a:65:c1:de:05:4d:01 you@computer-name
Copy your public key and add it to your GitLab profile
ssh-rsa AAAAB3NzaC1yc2EAAAADAQEL17Ufacg8cDhlQMS5NhV8z3GHZdhCrZbl4gz firstname.lastname@example.org