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fatal: No such remote 'origin' (after git remote set-url origin https://...)

My code is already tracked by Git

If your code is already tracked by Git then add this repository as a new repository that you can push to.

I cd to /path/to/my/already_tracked/.git

git remote set-url origin https://user:server:port/scm/ABC/my_stash_repo.git

leads to:

fatal: No such remote 'origin'

also a "git remote -v " does not show the above stash-repo.

what is wrong in my thinking?


 

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The above will only work if you've either cloned the repository or manually added a remote called origin.

If "git remote -v" doesn't show you any remotes you can simply add a remote using:

git remote add origin https://username@stash/scm/PROJECT/repo.git

The name of the remote doesn't have to be "origin" and can be any name that makes it easier for you to identify that particular remote (e.g. "stash").

HTH,

Stefan

Destin Coleman I'm New Here Monday

Dude, 7 years later and you are still saving lives

It would be nice if the Stash instructions on the new empty repo page mentioned this.

Yes, I also noticed that the remote must be added, before you can specify an URL with set-url.

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