Since your computer’s username and domain are not always associate with your GitHub settings, you may experience unrecognized committer problem while working with a team. It’s not a critical problem in most cases, but annoying. Here is how you can customize your name in an Eclipse environment with GitHub.
-Duser.name=Firstname Lastname at the bottom of
eclipse.ini file, which can be found in the Eclipse directory.
Default Author & Committer
Go to Eclipse menu -> Preferences -> Team -> Git -> Configuration. Open configuration and add:
[user] name = Firstname Lastname email = Your email address
Or, you can add entries:
user.name = Firstname Lastname user.email = Your email address
If your email address matches the email address you registered on GitHub, it can be recognized.