I have tried to edit both my .profile, .bashrc, .inputrc and none of them will let me save any changes without throwing an error.

Can't open linked file for writing
Yet this git/dotfiles folder that it links to doesn’t even exist. I am very new to git only started using it to keep track of few applications i have been working on. But I have no idea why its taken over all my these files. Anybody know why this is?

OpenSUSE 12.3