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+13 votes

I have a problem where eclipse asks for a password after clicking commit and push during lab 3 and no matter the password, it doesn't work. I even tried changing my github password. I was wondering if anyone else ran into this issue.

asked in CSC305 Fall 2022 by (3.1k points)

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+11 votes

I had that same issue, it turns out the "password" is the personal token you generated on GitHub, and the user is your GitHub username.

answered by (2.8k points)
+3

Once the window that shows the login, click the 'Enter code' button, and you should be able to just paste in your code.

+3

I tried my personal token and password too. Neither worked for me.

+9 votes

The password you're supposed to use is the git token instead of your personal git hub password.

answered by (4.9k points)
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