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.

Popular questions

See also


$ git push --help
1528 questions
41 answers

How do I delete a Git branch locally and remotely?

I want to delete a branch both 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…
Matthew Rankin
  • 424,668
  • 38
  • 118
  • 160
16 answers

How do I push a new local branch to a remote Git repository and track it too?

I want to be able to do the following: Create a local branch based on some other (remote or local) branch (via git branch or git checkout -b) Push the local branch to the remote repository (publish), but make it trackable so git pull and git push…
Roni Yaniv
  • 52,666
  • 5
  • 18
  • 16
12 answers

How do you push a tag to a remote repository using Git?

I have cloned a remote Git repository to my laptop, then I wanted to add a tag so I ran git tag mytag master When I run git tag on my laptop the tag mytag is shown. I then want to push this to the remote repository so I have this tag on all my…
  • 107,518
  • 91
  • 288
  • 366
26 answers

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?
  • 27,779
  • 4
  • 33
  • 49
27 answers

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…
  • 18,721
  • 6
  • 26
  • 43
5 answers

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…
  • 69,547
  • 26
  • 118
  • 154
9 answers

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…
  • 43,358
  • 23
  • 82
  • 123
12 answers

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…
  • 44,440
  • 32
  • 89
  • 99
31 answers

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…
  • 139,035
  • 43
  • 78
  • 92
16 answers

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?
  • 27,829
  • 41
  • 123
  • 175
6 answers

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?
  • 55,810
  • 72
  • 233
  • 357
15 answers

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…
  • 7,869
  • 3
  • 18
  • 23
21 answers

Remote origin already exists on 'git push' to a new repository

I have my project on GitHub at some location, [email protected]:myname/oldrep.git. Now I want to push all my code to a new repository at some other location, [email protected]:newname/newrep.git. I used the command: git remote add origin…
uzumaki naruto
  • 6,469
  • 3
  • 16
  • 12
61 answers

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…
  • 37,966
  • 71
  • 182
  • 273
6 answers

How do I push a local Git branch to master branch in the remote?

I have a branch called develop in my local repo, and I want to make sure that when I push it to origin it's merged with the origin/master. Currently, when I push it's added to a remote develop branch. How can I do this?
  • 23,686
  • 32
  • 101
  • 149
2 3
99 100