ewok ewok - 4 months ago 24
Git Question

git: global configs not getting used in repositories

I have set a couple global configs in git:

git config --global core.autocrlf true
git config --global core.filemode false

These show up in my

editor = vim
autocrlf = true
fileMode = false

however, my repositories continue to check filemodes and continue to commit Windows line endings. I have to execute the
git config
command within each repository or the configs don't get loaded.

What's happening?


Do you have overrides in your local git repo config file?

If you cd to your repository and run:

$ cat .git/config

Are there any settings in there with the same keys but different globals to your global presets?