[Phpmyadmin-devel] Git error

Rouslan Placella rouslan at placella.com
Wed Feb 6 18:44:21 CET 2013

On 02/06/2013 04:42 PM, Dieter Adriaenssens wrote:
> 2013/2/6 Shamika Dharmasiri <shamikadineshdha at gmail.com>:
>> Hi ,
>> I'm getting error occuers while executing, "git push origin master"
>> C:\Users\Shamika\phpmyadmin>git push origin master
>> fatal: remote error:
>>    You can't push to git://github.com/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin.git
>>    Use git at github.com:phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin.git
>> What may be the reason for this?
> You probably don't have commit access to the phpmyadmin repo on github.
> You should create a fork of the phpmyadmin repo on github [0][1],
> commit your changes to it and create a pull request [2].
> One of the developers will review it, comment it (if necessary) or
> merge it with the phpmyadmin git repo.
> [0] http://wiki.phpmyadmin.net/pma/Git#Forking_on_Github
> [1] https://help.github.com/articles/fork-a-repo
> [2] https://help.github.com/articles/using-pull-requests

Run the following:

git remote set-url origin git at github.com:shamika050/phpmyadmin.git
git remote set-url upstream https://github.com/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin.git

Then "origin" will refer to your repo and "upstream" will refer to our 
repo. Afterwards, you will be able to pull from "upstream" and push to 


More information about the Developers mailing list