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From: "BARDOT Jérôme" <>
To: Johannes Schindelin <>,
	Jeff King <>
Subject: Re: Questions, improvements
Date: Wed, 20 Oct 2021 14:40:10 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 20/10/2021 13:42, Johannes Schindelin wrote:
> Hi,
> On Tue, 19 Oct 2021, Jeff King wrote:
>> On Tue, Oct 19, 2021 at 07:38:16PM +0200, BARDOT Jérôme wrote:
>>> 2)
>>> I need a domain name / uri / ip base way to choose auth information.
>>> i find some examples in past but not as smart as what i want. (Maybe i
>>> miss something)
>>> 3)
>>> For auth client side can we use tools like Pass and or identity manager.
>> I'm not entirely sure I understand your questions here, but I think
>> you're looking for credential helpers? Try "git help credentials" for an
>> overview.
>> There are helpers which interact with common OS secure storage systems
>> (like osxkeychain, libsecret, etc). But you can also write your own
>> little scripts, and restrict them based on URLs.
>> So for instance I use this config to pull a GitHub PAT out of the "pass"
>> tool:
>>   [credential ""]
>>   username = peff
>>   helper = "!f() { test $1 = get && echo password=`pass github/token`; }; f"
> A quite complete, cross-platform credential helper (included in Git for
> Windows and enabled by default, but it also works on macOS and on Linux)
> is Git Credential Manager:

We only use GNU\Linux for our work, i see there is .deb, are they
integrated in official debian repositories (stable) ?

We avoid tools not Libre and not package by default in debian. (with few

And for what i see it's using C# and Microsoft not really play
integration by putting stuff on their side instead of working with the
GNU community (but it's just my opinion).

> It comes with backends for some major Git hosters and is pretty
> hassle-free, once configured.
Pretty sure it is.
> Ciao,
> Johannes

Thx for the information by the way

  reply	other threads:[~2021-10-20 12:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-10-19 17:38 Questions, improvements BARDOT Jérôme
2021-10-19 21:31 ` Jeff King
2021-10-20 11:42   ` Johannes Schindelin
2021-10-20 12:40     ` BARDOT Jérôme [this message]
2021-10-21  0:39       ` brian m. carlson
2021-10-20 12:25   ` BARDOT Jérôme
2021-10-21  1:00     ` brian m. carlson

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