I know I sound like a looping record, but it works for me.Notaz regarding the certificate isues. doing any git clone command results in :
so is there anything to be done to get https access working properly with the command line ?
Which version of git are you running (run "which git" and "git --version")? Maybe the one you are using was compiled to use certificates from some other location that they are installed in firmware. Also check if /etc/ssl/certs/ and /usr/share/ca-certificates/mozilla/ has any files.