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@Kovrinic
Last active January 31, 2023 07:01
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What would you like to do?
git global url insteadOf setup
# one or the other, NOT both
[url "https://github"]
insteadOf = git://github
# or
[url "git@github.com:"]
insteadOf = git://github

Replace git:// with https://

Rewrite any git:// urls to be https:// but, it won't touch sshurls (git@github.com:)

git config --global url."https://github".insteadOf git://github

or replace with ssh

Use ssh instead of https://

git config --global url."git@github.com:".insteadOf "https://github.com/"

sauce: https://gist.github.com/grawity/4392747 & @hansdg1

@timmyyuan
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Pardon me, how to unset insteadOf in git global settings?

@tribela
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tribela commented Jan 17, 2022

@timmyyuan Pardon me, how to unset insteadOf in git global settings?

git config --global -e bring the editor for your git config. remove related setting on there

@timmyyuan
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Thanks @tribela , I have found another way to remove this setting:

git config --global --remove-section url."https://github.com/"

@IzhakJakov
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Is there a way to do something like that instead?

[url "https://github.com"]
  insteadOf = github.com/

# or

[url "git@github.com:"]
  insteadOf = github.com/

Basically without using the http:// or https:// prefix.

@tommy70404
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Thanks!

@frenchbeast
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Exactly what i was looking for thanks 👍

@tecnocat
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tecnocat commented Jan 9, 2023

It is possible to remove entries with credentials from command line scripts?

[url "https://user:token@repository.url.com"]
        insteadOf = https://repository.url.com

I tried git config --global --unset name <pattern> with no luck :(

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