At the heart of GitHub is an open source version control system (VCS) called Git. Git is responsible for everything GitHub-related that happens locally on your computer.
Git uses a username to associate commits with an identity. The Git username is not the same as your GitHub username.
$ git config --global user.name "Lionel Messi"
3. Confirm that you have set the Git username correctly:
$ git config --global user.name
> Lionel Messi
$ git config --global user.email "email@example.com"
3. Confirm that you have…
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