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Björn Wauben10,748 Points
GIT remote add repository
I have trouble passing a challenge: Question is:
"I've got my own copy of the repository hosted at http://tommysgitstuff.com/git_basics/cool_stuff.git. What command would you use to add my copy of the repository as a remote? Give the remote the name "tommy."
I tried this:
git remote add "tommy." http://tommysgitstuff.com/git_basics/cool_stuff.git.
When I submit this I get the following message:
"Bummer! git remote is the right command, but your arguments are wrong. Remember you're trying to add a remote, named tommy, at the address specified."
I have no clue what to change. I checked the video's again and can't find the error.
You are close to the right answer, you just don't have to type the quotes around tommy. this way
git remote add tommy http://tommysgitstuff.com/git_basics/cool_stuff.git
Jacob Smith10,926 Points
I know this an old feed, but just to add:
When pasting the URL in I had forgotten to remove the period that was at the end of statement.