Install git on my Web & Classic Hosting account

Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to increase efficiency and improve team workflows.

Difficulty Basic - 1 | Medium - 2 | Advanced - 3
Time required 15-30+ min
Related products Shared Web Hosting
  1. Download the latest release of git from
  2. Log in to your Web Hosting account via SSH. For more info, see Connect to your server or shared hosting account with SSH.
  3. Unpack the tar file.

    Note: Throughout these code snippets, we'll use the tar file "git-" as an example. You need to make sure your code matches the tar file you downloaded.

    tar -zxf git-
  4. Browse to the newly created directory for the tar file:
    cd git-
  5. Confirm that the tar file is installed:
    ~/opt/usr/bin/git --version
    git version
  6. Get git on your path and tell Git not to do SSL verification. If you haven't already, create a ~/.bash_profile file and add the following to it:
    export GIT_SSL_NO_VERIFY=true
    export PATH
    export GIT_EXEC_PATH
  7. Make sure these settings are working correctly by running the following command:
    source ~/.bash_profile
  8. Check the version:
    git --version
    git version
  9. Git is now installed on your Web Hosting Account.

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