On Thu, 20 Dec 2012 15:10:44 -0500
Eric Benzacar <e...@benzacar.ca> wrote:
> > HTTP 401 is an 'unauthorized' message, it sounds like user 'eric'
> > doesn't have authority to clone https://git.assembla.com/myproj.git.
> > Perhaps the wrong password or that user simply isn't allowed to
> > access that repository?
> No - password is correct and user has access rights (have tried
> multiple times to ensure no typos) and it works fine from my local
> desktop. A wrong password also returns a different msg:
> fatal: Authentication failed
> So authentication passes. I presume there is something that I am
> missing or don't have configured right in git, but have no idea
Do you have tcpdump or tcpflow installed on that system?
It would be interesting to sniff the traffic to really see what happens.
On the other hand, that would require using plain HTTP, not HTTPS, and
this might be not possible.