Technology Insights

Delete a Remote Branch from GitHub

Deleting a remote branch from a GitHub account is easy though I have seen numerous ways listed and only one of them worked for me possibly because of syntax errors. Sometimes a temporary branch may be necessary because of adding a contractor to work on a project or possibly just to pause the current projects…

Technology Errors

Permission denied (publickey). fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly

You will receive the below dialogue if the SSH key for the server you are connecting from is configured incorrectly or does not exist at all. bash [web@server git-temp]$ git clone git@github.com:user/project.git Initialized empty Git repository in /home/web/gittemp/.git/ Permission denied (publickey). fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly fetch-pack from ‘git@github.com:user/project.git’ failed. [web@server git-temp]$ So…