Subject: Re: [boost] How do I authenticate myself?
From: Adam Wulkiewicz (adam.wulkiewicz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-11-14 08:48:13
Andrey Semashev wrote:
> On Friday 14 November 2014 10:55:36 Felix Uhl wrote:
>> I want to clone the current develop branch
>> to verify that a bugfix to a trac item I opened
>> does actually fix the bug.
>> It seems like this information should be easy
>> to find on the boost webpage or wiki, but neither
>> of both explain how to authenticate myself
>> when using âgit clone --recursive git@
>> github.com:boostorg/boost.git modular-boost >clone.logâ.
>> The output of this is âPermission denied (publickey)â,
>> which seems to mean to me that I need a
>> ssh key the server actually knows about or that I have
>> to upload my public key somehow.
>> Have I just missed something on the wiki?
> As Boost is hosted on GitHub, all the options it offers also work with Boost.
> See here:
> Note that you can have anonymous read-only access if you change the URL a
> That should probably be mentioned in the docs.
FYI, instead of preparing a patch and attaching it to a bug report you
could consider working directly on the development version of a library
and propose a pull request with the fix on GitHub. Here is a tutorial
showing how this could be done:
It was made for Geometry but the procedure looks the same for any other
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