You may want to higher version of Git if you use Visual Studio Code (a.k.a. vscode) - its version will be Git 2.x probably. In that case, you can install by WANDisco repo package easily.
STEP 1. Install WANDisco repo package
You can try below if above does not work
STEP 2. Install the latest version of Git 2.x:
STEP 3. Verify the version of Git that was installed:
STEP 4. Set git commit username and email address type
To verify the changes:
The configuration settings are stored in the ~/.gitconfig file
As of , I was able to see its version 2.22.0 for your information.