Network Port on SourceTree?

What network port does sourcetree use to connect to bitbucket using?

I have a proxy on the network i am currently working on and would like to know which port to unblock to allow this connection to work.

1 answer

1 accepted

It's the standardard ports for the respective protocols, so 80/443 for http/https and 22 for SSH.

So it would not be possible to pass trou the proxy? ... I would need to allow connections to bitbucket on the firewall.

You can configure your underlying hg/git to use a proxy server if you like, we don't expose this in the Preferences right now. In git you do this with the 'http.proxy' option in your .gitconfig, in hg it's the variable.

SourceTree includes a bundled Git but you can use a system git if you want via Preferences > Git. Either way, your ~/.gitconfig applies.

Ah great. That is the natively installed git. Dose sourcetree come with its own version of git bundeled if you like or not?

So they both read from the same preferecences file being: ~/.gitconfig ?

Yes, git always reads this file regardless of where it's being called from or where it's located.

Thanks for the help and the insights steve. greatly appreciated...

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted Jun 12, 2018 in Bitbucket

Do you use any Atlassian products for your personal projects?

After spinning my wheels trying to get organized enough to write a book for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) I took my affinity for Atlassian products from my work life and decided to tr...

23,409 views 26 12
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you