Error message when git push (repo's name special char)


When i push my repo to remote on Bitbucket i have this message if repo's name contains char "-":

Message : "did you run git update-server-info on the server?"

Tested with :
repo-test => error message
repotest=> OK

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[manthony@repos] $ git clone
Cloning into 'poo-bear'...
warning: You appear to have cloned an empty repository.
[manthony@repos] $ cd poo-bear/
[manthony@poo-bear] $ cat /dev/null > Readme
[manthony@poo-bear] $ edit Readme
[manthony@poo-bear] $ git add .
[manthony@poo-bear] $ git commit -m "first file"
[master (root-commit) 6e63000] first file
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
 create mode 100644 Readme
[manthony@poo-bear] $ git push
Counting objects: 3, done.
Writing objects: 100% (3/3), 218 bytes, done.
Total 3 (delta 0), reused 0 (delta 0)
remote: bb/acl: tutorials is allowed. accepted payload.
 * [new branch]      master -> master
[manthony@poo-bear] $ cat .git/config 
	repositoryformatversion = 0
	filemode = true
	bare = false
	logallrefupdates = true
	ignorecase = true
	precomposeunicode = false
[remote "origin"]
	url =
	fetch = +refs/heads/*:refs/remotes/origin/*
[branch "master"]
	remote = origin
	merge = refs/heads/master

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Tested with new repo : "poo-bear2" and it works fine.

Thanks for test.

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