How to set up my name and email locally in for a checked out git repo?
Sep 27, 2020 asked by anonymous
Question / Issue:
I have checked out Private Island and want to use different credentials for Git than I'm using globally. How do I set these? > git clone https://mindchasers.com/repos/cgit.cgi/privateisland
Date: Sept. 27, 2020
Author: Mind Chasers
Showing on Windows 10 with "Git for Windows" (Linux/Mac are virtually the same): > git clone https://mindchasers.com/repos/cgit.cgi/privateisland Cloning into 'privateisland'... > cd .\privateisland\ > git config --local user.name mindchasers > git config --local user.email firstname.lastname@example.org > more .git/config ... [user] name = mindchasers email = email@example.com