When using Bower, you may encounter some issues, such as for example:
ECMDERR Failed to execute "git ls-remote --tags --heads git://github.com/...", exit code of #128
The issue probably come from the fact that you are behind a proxy and your proxy does not allow the git protocol (port 9418).
So in order to solve this problem, you have to use the protocols
HTTPS instead of
The easy way is to tell GIT to use the protocol
HTTPS instead of the protocol
GIT with the following commands line:
git config --global url."https://".insteadOf git://
Now you can install bower components without problems.