cant push the repository to bitbucket: getting Authentication failed for ''

I am trying to push git repository on bitbucket.

i Already have a Git repository on my  computer? i followed the instructions

cd /path/to/my/repo git remote add origin git push -u origin --all # pushes up the repo and its refs for the first time git push -u origin --tags # pushes up any tags

after typing third command it ask me for password.i type my ubuntu password.

to which it shows 

fatal: Authentication failed for '

what should i do ?


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Hi, Rajat!

Not sure if I understood your problem correctly. But when you say you typed your ubuntu password, do you mean your local machine's user? If so, it's not what you should do.
When you run git push from your local machine to your Bitbucket repository you need to enter your Bitbucket's user password. The same you use to log in to

Worked for me !Thanks

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