How to keep repo local only

If i hava a repo that i dont want to push out in the wild, Can i prevent it from pushin into the internet?

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If your repository is hosted using bitbucket you can simply go to the setting page on bitbucket website and put it as private repository.

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You can check from the shell your upstreams:

git remote -v

the output will be something like:

origin    https://user@bitbucket.org/user/demo.git/wiki (fetch)
origin    https://user@bitbucket.org/user/demo.git/wiki (push)

So it will be:

git remote rm origin

or you can simply copy your project in a new folder and "git init". That project will be just local until you add a new upstream. With this method you will lose the previous commit history.

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