Using PikaCode with Codenvy

PikaCode offers Git hosting which means you can easily clone them to Codenvy, work on your projects and push changes.

SSH Key Configuration

First off, it is necessary to configure SSH keys:

  • go to Window > Preferences > SSH Keys and press Generate Key button. Enter hostname as:

(no www or https!) and click OK

  • the key will appear in the list of SSH keys. Click View and copy the key to clipboard. Make sure you’ve selected and copied the entire key text
  • go to your PikaCode account and click SSH Keys button
  • add a new public key

Clone From PikaCode

The easiest way to migrate your projects to Codenvy is to clone PikaCode repository with the project’s source code:

  • go to File > Import Project > Import From Location
  • copy and paste the repository Git URL
  • modify project’s name, if appropriate, and click Import

Push to PikaCode

To push to PikaCode, you first need to add a remote repository in Codenvy at Git> Remotes > Add (unless it is already there after cloning). Enter the repository name and its SSH Git URL which should look like:

Having added a remote repository, you can push to PikaCode at Git > Remote > Push. The repository you have just added should appear in the list of remote repositories. For more info see Remote Repositories.