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git push in pipeline fails

Using the example here

It fails on the "git push" step

+ git push
remote: Permission denied to update branch develop.


! [remote rejected] develop -> develop (pre-receive hook declined)

error: failed to push some refs to ''

I've tried a few suggestions from the pre-December 2018 "Pushing back to your repository" update, but I don't want to reconfigure the whole repo when the documentation says this should just work now.
git remote -v in the pipeline show that I'm definitely using the HTTPS endpoint, and git pull in the pipeline works.

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jredmond Atlassian Team Apr 18, 2019

Do you have branch restrictions enabled on the target branch?


Write access and pull requests are restricted to administrators.  What user/group does the pipeline use?

OK, I've allowed "everybody" write permission to the branch, and the example works.

But we have a rule that says we can't allow that.  So I'll go back to working with keys.

OK, found the solution.

The section "Pushing back using alternative authentication methods" in

Working for us now.

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