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Cannot Sync to Github, previous user still holds sync functionality

osx,git,github,ssh,github-for-mac
At work I recently switched to a Mac that was previously used by a freelancer (long since left). I downloaded and logged into Github for Mac, cloned the current Repo to desktop and coded away, after committing several times I went to sync and it returned: "You may not have...

Preventing unauthorized use of a private remote repo once it's cloned to a local machine

git,security,github,github-for-mac
I'm going through Pro Git and one thing isn't quite clear. Let's suppose that I have a GitHub private repo for a highly successful commercial app which I've made accessible to developers in my team. A developer can clone that repository to his computer but once it's on disk then...

Git stopped working on Android studio

android,git,github,android-studio,github-for-mac
I had everything set up on Android Studio but recently it stopped working. The last time I pushed onto Git was as recent as five days ago! When I press VCS->Enable Version Control Integration: I get a dialog box on the right corner saying: Can't start Git: /usr/local/bin/git Probably the...

Ownership on github and how to unfork a repository?

git,github,github-for-windows,github-for-mac
I have some questions about Github repository. 1) How to check the ownership on forked repository. 2) How to unfork a repository from my account (without deleting it from others account. I forked it recently into my account) 3) How to add users into my repository. I tried to check...

Github client for mac: how to overcome the Great Wall?

git,github-for-mac
I had bought the VPN to through the GreatWall. I just want to know how to set up the proxy for the GitHub client for OS X. In shell, it's like this. $ ssh -T [email protected] Warning: Permanently added the RSA host key for IP address '[192.30.252.149]:443' to the list...