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Development Tools Introduction to Git First Commits First Commits

Arcel Derosena
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Arcel Derosena
Front End Web Development Techdegree Student 5,241 Points

how do I commit a stage file with a message when the answer is git -m "Add chapter 1" ?

In challenge task 4 its asking me to commit a stage file with a message with "Add chapter 1" however, when I answerd git -m "Add chapter 1" , it's still wrong. Can anyone tell me why?

1 Answer

Jennifer Nordell
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Jennifer Nordell
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Hi there, Arcel Derosena! It looks like you might have inadvertently missed the commit part of that message. It should be:

git commit -m "your message"

Hope this helps! :sparkles: