git-credential-cache--daemon(1) — Linux manual page


GIT-CREDENTIAL-CAC(1)          Git Manual          GIT-CREDENTIAL-CAC(1)

NAME         top

       git-credential-cache--daemon - Temporarily store user credentials
       in memory

SYNOPSIS         top

       git credential-cache—daemon [--debug] <socket>

DESCRIPTION         top

           You probably don’t want to invoke this command yourself; it
           is started automatically when you use

       This command listens on the Unix domain socket specified by
       <socket> for git-credential-cache clients. Clients may store and
       retrieve credentials. Each credential is held for a timeout
       specified by the client; once no credentials are held, the daemon

       If the --debug option is specified, the daemon does not close its
       stderr stream, and may output extra diagnostics to it even after
       it has begun listening for clients.

GIT         top

       Part of the git(1) suite

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