How to Install Bonobo Git Server On Windows
If you've had difficulties in installing the Bonobo Git Server, here's the walkthrough one developer compiled.
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The Bonobo git server installation page instructions don’t fully match the process I had to use to install it, so I’ve documented the process here.
I will show you the steps to install a local Git server on Windows 10.
Install Steps for Git Server
The Git Server used is Bonobo Git Server, which runs on IIS on Windows.
- Use Turn Windows Features On and Off to install
- Internet Information Services > Web Management Tools > IIS Management Console
- Internet Information Services > World Wide Web Services > Application Development Features > ASP .Net 4.7
- Internet Information Services > World Wide Web Services > Common HTTP Features > Static Content
- Download the zip file
- Unarchive the zip file
- Copy the contents of the zip file folder to “c:\inetpub\wwwroot”
- Change the security properties of the app_data folder to allow modify access to the IIS user
- Check anonymous authentication is enabled
- Visit Http://localhost/bonobo.git.server
- Create a user
- Amend settings to “allow user repository creation” and “allow push to create repositories”
- Create a repo
- Push repo to your server
Useful Git and Shell Commands Used
git status vi readme.md git init git status git add -A git commit -m "my first commit" git status git remote add origin http://servernameorip/Bonobo.Git.Server/test.git git push -u origin master
Step By Step Video Showing Installation of Bonobo Git Server
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