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Development Tools Git Basics Getting Started With Git Committing Changes

GIt - I'm stuck after writing in the commit message template. The console beeps but nothing happens.

This happened after I entered "Added a README file."

Nevermind. I got help somewhere else.

Ephraim Smith
Ephraim Smith
11,930 Points


I'm experiencing same issue. What'd you find out?

Thanks, -E

1 Answer

Morgan Edmonds
Morgan Edmonds
4,317 Points

On Mac Terminal: To save your work and exit press Esc (that will move your curser to the end of the line and prevent editing) and then type :wq (w for write and q for quit).

Duc Duong
Duc Duong
8,670 Points

It works also on Git Bash