...sorry, this was a topic in the AWDWR book - I should of posted my 
question there...
good day

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Robert Klemme" <shortcutter / googlemail.com>
To: "ruby-talk ML" <ruby-talk / ruby-lang.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 12, 2011 11:28 AM
Subject: Re: Git configuration file: .gitconfig


> On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 5:19 PM, Patrick Lynch <kmandpjlynch / verizon.net> 
> wrote:
>> Presumably, it should be in the same directory as the .gitignore file...
>>
>> One last question, how do you add 'my name' and 'my email address' to 
>> this
>> file?
>> The AWDWR authors indicate that it should look like:
>> [user]
>> name = Sam Ruby
>> email = ruby / interwingly.net
>
> I wonder why the guys over there wrote the documentation?
>
> http://git-scm.com/documentation
> http://www.kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/gittutorial.html
>
> Cheers
>
> robert
>
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