On Thursday, July 12, 2012 3:45:29 AM UTC+2, Jackson Beale wrote:
> Thanks for the help. I was on the right track. I can ssh from my pc if I 
> add my mac user to the front of the url. eg macusern...@server.net this 
> way I am not prompted to enter a password. Should I set up git in some way 
> to use my mac username by default? Any advice from here?

The remote-url should contain the username you use to ssh to the Git 
server. It could be that this is coincidentally the same as your username 
on the mac. You can change a remote url like this (if the remote is called 

git remote set-url origin macusern...@server.net:repo.git

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