How To Install Git on Raspberry Pi

git

Installing Git with Apt

sudo apt update
sudo apt install git
git --version
git version 2.20.1

Installing Git from the Source

sudo apt update
sudo apt install make libssl-dev libghc-zlib-dev libcurl4-gnutls-dev libexpat1-dev gettext
cd /usr/src/
sudo wget https://github.com/git/git/archive/v2.24.1.tar.gz -O git.tar.gz
sudo tar -xf git.tar.gzcd git-*
sudo make prefix=/usr/local allsudo make prefix=/usr/local install
git --versiongit version 2.24.1

Configuring Git

git config --global user.name "Your Name"git config --global user.email "youremail@yourdomain.com"
git config --listuser.name=Your Name
user.email=youremail@yourdomain.com
[user]
name = Your Name
email = youremail@yourdomain.com

Conclusion

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