[racket-dev] Need a little git help

From: Carl Eastlund (cce at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Thu Aug 5 12:46:47 EDT 2010

What does "git status" currently tell you?

Carl Eastlund

On Thu, Aug 5, 2010 at 12:42 PM, Jens Axel Søgaard
<jensaxel at soegaard.net> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I have implemented a few triangle functions for the 2htdp teachpack
> and want to push the changes.
> I get the following:
> 80:plt soegaard$ /usr/local/git/bin/git push origin master
> To pltgit:plt
>  ! [rejected]        master -> master (non-fast-forward)
> error: failed to push some refs to 'pltgit:plt'
> To prevent you from losing history, non-fast-forward updates were rejected
> Merge the remote changes before pushing again.  See the 'Note about
> fast-forwards' section of 'git push --help' for details.
> It says I should merge, so I try this:
> 80:plt soegaard$ /usr/local/git/bin/git merge origin
> error: Your local changes to 'collects/teachpack/triangle-xxx.png'
> would be overwritten by merge.  Aborting.
> Please, commit your changes or stash them before you can merge.
> The file triangle-xxx.png is one that I added locally.
> What shall I do to merge and/or push?
> --
> Jens Axel Søgaard
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