How to Clone a Git Repository over HTTPS
Users can no longer use their usernames & passwords with Git over HTTPS. They must now use a Personal Access Token (PAT)
First, to create your token:
Set Token Name to
Under Select scopes, select the checkbox
Note down your token - you won't be able to access it again.
Second, perform your
git clone operation now as follows:
# git clone https://<access-token-name>:<access-token>@/app.dataops.live/group/project.git
git clone https://repo_clone:email@example.com/group/project.git
Storing Git credentials
Note that this stores the access token as plain text in the
To avoid this, you can use the Git credential system. To do so, alter your steps
~/.git-credentialsand add a line with the correct token.
Perform the clone without the credentials in the URL.
git clone https://app.dataops.live/group/project.git