On Apr 3, 2011, at 5:42 PM, suresh <suresh.amritap...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi
> I am able to use, git --version, git init, git commit -a successfully
> from my ubuntu 10.04 running git version But when i give
> git config core.editor "vi"
> I get an error message, git: command not found.
> What is happening?
> suresh

What happens if you do this?:

git config --global core.editor vim

Do you have an executable called "git-config" anywhere in your path? (you 
shouldn't). Have you always used ubuntu's build or did you ever build your own?

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