On Tuesday, 7 August 2012 07:48:02 UTC+1, Philip Oakley wrote:
> I'd suggest that you set up your configuration to use Notepad++ (a lovely 
> open source editor). There is a Stackoverflow page with details.
> Set up your .gitconfig (mine's in C:\Documents and 
> Settings\Philip\.gitconfig) as 
> [core]
>  editor = 'C:\\Program Files\\Notepad++\\notepad++.exe' -multiInst 
> -notabbar -nosession -noplugin

If you're not confident setting this up, Github wrote a little program, 
available as a .exe from [1], which sets notepad as the default git editor.


[1]: https://github.com/blog/975-gitpad-write-your-commits-in-notepad

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