Help wih new git htdocs repo

John Ralls jralls at
Sat Jun 8 16:56:47 EDT 2013

On Jun 8, 2013, at 4:19 PM, Christian Stimming <christian at> wrote:

> Am Samstag, 8. Juni 2013, 11:33:06 schrieb John Ralls:
>> On Jun 8, 2013, at 9:51 AM, Cristian Marchi <cri79 at> wrote:
>>> I'm trying to setup and use the new git htdocs repo but I can't commit
>>> after following instructions in the GnuCash wiki. I'm suscribed to
>>> github (id: cmarchi) do I need to be added to the project?
>> You can't commit to github. There are a couple of ways to go:
>> 1. The way the Wiki page says, create an "upstream" remote and commit to
>> that:
>> 2. Change the URI for your origin remote:
>>  git remote set-url origin ssh://
>> or if you want to continue to pull from github and push to code:
>>  git remote set-url --push origin ssh://
>> Regards,
>> John Ralls
> I followed the instructions from the file in SVN, the explanation in the wiki 
> page, and your command. However, here's what I get on "git push":
>  $ git push
>  FATAL: W any htdocs cstim DENIED by fallthru
>  (or you mis-spelled the reponame)
>  fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
> Where am I missing the write access?

Sorry, I got the repo name wrong on the git remote set-url command. It should be
  git remote set-url origin ssh://

The "git@" part is optional if you've set up your ~/.ssh/config correctly. 

John Ralls

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