On Tuesday, October 30, 2012 7:01:36 AM UTC+1, Cesar Casasola wrote:
> I want rewrite the server repository's physical file with changes made in
> the clone repository. How I can do this?
I'm not sure you want to do this. First you need to get your bearings
(orient yourself about what's going on).
You need to get a good view of what you have locally versus what has been
pushed to the server. The above screenshot only says that your latest
commit deleted those three lines. It doesn't say anything about how things
are on the server.
Do the following:
You'll get a remote repository name as output. Probably it's "origin" (if
it's something else, replace in the commands below). Now do:
git remote show origin
You should see a lot of information about what's on the server's
repository. Feel free to paste it in here, and we'll explain it for you.
Now, you want to see what commits this remote has. Do
git fetch origin
git log --graph --oneline --decorate --all
This will show you a graphical view of which commits are where. You'll also
be able to recognize what state the server repository is in by looking for
branches like "origin/master".
If something still seems fishy, or you cannot push your changes to the
server, can you get hold of the configuration (.gitconfig file or
.git/config file) on the server's repository, and paste it in here? I
suspect that perhaps the server repository is not configure to be a *bare*
as it should be.
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