git question from a newbie
- Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2018 21:24:13 +0000
- From: "Heinz, Steve" <SHeinz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: git question from a newbie
I am new to Git and have read quite a few articles on it.
I am planning on setting up a remote repository on a windows 2012 R2 server and will access it via HTTPS.
I am setting up a local repository on my desk top (others in my group will do the same).
On "server1": I install Git and create a repository "repos".
On "server1": I create a dummy webpage "default.htm" and place it in the repo folder.
On "server1": I create a web application in IIS pointing to Git
On Server1": change permissions so IIS_User has access to the folders.
On "server1": inside the "repos" folder and right click and choose "bash here"
On "server1": $ git init -bare (it's really 2 hyphens)
On Desktop: open Chrome and type in URL to make sure we can access it https://xyz/repos/default.htm
** make sure you have access, no certificate issues or firewall issues. The pages shows up fine
On Desktop: install Git and create repository "repos".
On Desktop: right click in "repos" folder and choose "bash here"
On Desktop: $ git init
On Desktop : add a folder "testProject" under the "repos" folder and add some files to the folder
On Desktop: $ git add . (will add files and folder to working tree)
On Desktop $ git status (shows it recognizes the filed were added)
On Desktop $ git commit -m "test project commit" (will stage changes)
On Desktop $ git push https://xyz.domainname.com/repos master
** this is the error I get, I have tried many different things. I am sure I am doing something stupid
** I have tried a bunch of variations but I always get the same error. It looks like some type of network/permission
** thing but everything seems OK.
Fatal: repository 'https://xyz.domainname.com/repos/' not found
*** this is where I get the error trying to push staged items to the remote repository.
*** I have tried to clone the empty remote repository still same error
*** I checked port 443 is opened and being used for https
*** tried to set origin to https://xyz.domainname.com/repos" and then $git push origin master (same error)
*** I tried passing credentials to the remote server as well
Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.
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