[Rd] GitHub passwords in .git/config?

Spencer Graves @pencer@gr@ve@ @end|ng |rom prod@y@e@com
Mon Jul 15 18:41:47 CEST 2019

On 2019-07-15 10:56, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:
> <snip>
> Don't write passwords down like this. Your error is likely in expecting _ssh_
> authentication over _https_ -- when it works only over ssh. Use the alternate
> form for a remote e.g. one that looks like git using github.com:emacs-ess/ESS.git

       I'm confused.  I changed that line to:

             url = https://git@github.com:sbgraves237/sbgraves237/Ecdat

       Then when I did "git pull" I got:

fatal: unable to access 
'https://git@github.com:sbgraves237/sbgraves237/Ecdat/': Port number 
ended with 's'


> Hth, Dirk

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