Day: November 27, 2009

Configuring git to send email to mailing list

This is process I did to get git sending email to mailing list:

First you need to install git-email in your distro (I am using Ubuntu):

$ sudo apt-get install git-email

Now configure your personal information:

$ git config --global "Your (un)Real Name"
$ git config --global

Now we will configure git to use Gmail:

$ git config --global sendemail.smtpserver
$ git config --global sendemail.smtpserverport 587
$ git config --global sendemail.smtpencryption tls
$ git config --global sendemail.smtpuser
$ git config --global sendemail.smtppass your_password

Configure the mailing list you want send to (i.e.: Linux ARM):

$ git config