Posts tagged with “authentication

How to avoid a 403 Forbidden error when cloning a private repository

Sometimes when I’m trying to clone a private repository to a remote host, I get a 403 Forbidden error, like so: git clone Initialized empty Git repository in /home/public_html/.git/ error: The requested URL returned error: 403 Forbidden while accessing fatal: HTTP request failed No prompt for a username and password, just the door […]