James Wilson

Web developer. Drupal enthusiast. Surfer and musician. I craft bespoke websites at Bluespark.

Install git on Verve hosting.

  1. Login via ssh access to the verve hosting server:

    $ ssh user@host.verve.com

  2. Ensure gcc is available

    $ which gcc
    /usr/bin/gcc
    
  3. Download and install git, from source:

    mkdir src
    cd src
    wget --no-check-certificate https://git-core.googlecode.com/files/git-1.7.8.3.tar.gz
    tar xvf git-1.7.8.3.tar.gz