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Old 09-24-2012, 06:21 PM   #1
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Unhappy Linux OpenSUSE - Hg - Username not specified in .hg/hgrc. Keyring will not be used.


OS: OpenSUSE 11.3
User running apache: wwwrun
Logged in user: root
Mercurial version: 1.5

I'm running the following command in Mercurial (Hg) but getting a message. Anybody know how to resolve it.

testvm99:~/TEST_AREA/hgplayarea # hg clone StarRepo
Username not specified in .hg/hgrc. Keyring will not be used.http authorization required
realm: Mercurial Repositories
Old 09-25-2012, 09:53 PM   #2
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Try putting the username in front of the http URL:
hg clone username@ StarRepo
That will ask you for the according password. Or set up your user that Mercurial should use, follow for example this link.

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