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Specify an external helper to be called when a username or
password credential is needed; the helper may consult external
storage to avoid prompting the user for the credentials. This is
normally the name of a credential helper with possible
arguments, but may also be an absolute path with arguments or, if
preceded by `!`, shell commands.
Note that multiple helpers may be defined. See linkgit:gitcredentials[7]
for details and examples.
When acquiring credentials, consider the "path" component of an http
or https URL to be important. Defaults to false. See
linkgit:gitcredentials[7] for more information.
If no username is set for a network authentication, use this username
by default. See credential.<context>.* below, and
Any of the credential.* options above can be applied selectively to
some credentials. For example "credential."
would set the default username only for https connections to See linkgit:gitcredentials[7] for details on how URLs are
Tell git-credential-cache--daemon to ignore SIGHUP, instead of quitting.
The length of time, in milliseconds, for git-credential-store to retry
when trying to lock the credentials file. Value 0 means not to retry at
all; -1 means to try indefinitely. Default is 1000 (i.e., retry for