Thank you very much. I'm going to try reinstalling and will make sure it
sets the PATH and will spend more time with less.
On Monday, July 23, 2012 4:13:50 PM UTC-7, Jeffery Brewer wrote:
> Aha! Figured out that after installing on windows you don't go to a
> command line directly, you have to go through "Start > All Programs > Git >
> Git Bash" which gives you a different kind of command line.
> Was able to set up my configuration settings as described in "The Book".
> Am now at the beginning of Chapter 2 "Installing a Repository in an
> Existing Directory" and trying to figure out how to drive the Git Bash over
> to my existing directory. I tried a "dir" which in a normal command line
> gives you a listing of the contents of the current directory, but that's
> giving me an "sh.exe": dir: command not found" error. "cd" seems to work,
> so I tried a "cd c:" but not sure I've gone into the root or not. Any way
> to list files in the Git Bash?
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