git : pushing a new project to you github repo

Its a good practice to push your pet project to github repository. Below commands will help you.

First, you need to create a project in github repo and copy its repository url which will act has your remote origin, then you need to init you local repository and link them. so that you can push them once its all set.

git init
git add -A
git commit -m 'Added my project'
git remote add origin git@github.com:premaseem/my-new-project.git
git push -u -f origin master

With this, there are a few things to note. The -f flag stands for force. This will automatically overwrite everything in the remote directory. We’re only using it here to overwrite the README that GitHub automatically initialized. If you skipped that, the -f flag isn’t really necessary.

The -u flag sets the remote origin as the default. This lets you later easily just do git push and git pull without having to specifying an origin since we always want GitHub in this case

 

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