Questions tagged [git-push]

Pushes the changes from a local Git repo to remote

git push is used to push the data and branch changes from your local Git repository to remote.

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$ git push --help
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How do I delete a Git branch locally and remotely?

Failed Attempts to Delete a Remote Branch: $ git branch -d remotes/origin/bugfix error: branch 'remotes/origin/bugfix' not found. $ git branch -d origin/bugfix error: branch 'origin/bugfix' not found. $ git branch -rd origin/bugfix Deleted remote…
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How do I push a new local branch to a remote Git repository and track it too?

How do I: Create a local branch from another branch (via git branch or git checkout -b). Push the local branch to the remote repository (i.e. publish), but make it trackable so that git pull and git push will work.
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How do you push a tag to a remote repository using Git?

I added a tag to the master branch on my machine: git tag mytag master How do I push this to the remote repository? Running git push gives the message: Everything up-to-date However, the remote repository does not contain my tag.
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Is there a way to cache https credentials for pushing commits?

I recently switched to synchronizing my repositories to https:// on GitHub (due to firewall issues), and it asks for a password every time. Is there a way to cache the credentials, instead of authenticating every time that git push?
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Git push requires username and password

I cloned a Git repository from my GitHub account to my PC. I want to work with both my PC and laptop, but with one GitHub account. When I try to push to or pull from GitHub using my PC, it requires a username and password, but not when I'm using…
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How do I properly force a Git push?

I've set up a remote non-bare "main" repo and cloned it to my computer. I made some local changes, updated my local repository, and pushed the changes back to my remote repo. Things were fine up to that point. Now, I had to change something in the…
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Warning: push.default is unset; its implicit value is changing in Git 2.0

I've been using Git for a while now and have recently downloaded an update only to find this warning message come up when I try to push. warning: push.default is unset; its implicit value is changing in Git 2.0 from 'matching' to 'simple'. To…
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Default behavior of "git push" without a branch specified

I use the following command to push to my remote branch: git push origin sandbox If I say git push origin does that push changes in my other branches too, or does it only update my current branch? I have three branches: master, production and…
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Force "git push" to overwrite remote files

I want to push my local files, and have them on a remote repo, without having to deal with merge conflicts. I just want my local version to have priority over the remote one. How can I do this with Git?
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Git push error '[remote rejected] master -> master (branch is currently checked out)'

Yesterday, I posted a question on how to clone a Git repository from one of my machines to another, How can I 'git clone' from another machine?. I am now able to successfully clone a Git repository from my source ( to my destination…
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What are the differences between "git commit" and "git push"?

In a Git tutorial I'm going through, git commit is used to store the changes you've made. What is git push used for then?
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Undoing a 'git push'

Here's what I did on my supposed-to-be-stable branch... % git rebase master First, rewinding head to replay your work on top of it... Fast-forwarded alpha-0.3.0 to master. % git status # On branch alpha-0.3.0 # Your branch is ahead of…
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git push --force-with-lease vs. --force

I am trying to understand the difference between git push --force and git push --force-with-lease My guess is that the latter only pushes to the remote if the remote has commits that the local branch doesn't have?
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Remote origin already exists on 'git push' to a new repository

I have my project on GitHub at some location, Now I want to push all my code to a new repository at some other location, I used the command: git remote add origin…
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Git Push ERROR: Repository not found

I am having a very strange problem with git and github. When I try and push, I am getting: git push -u origin master ERROR: Repository not found. fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly I added the remote: git remote add origin…
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