Writing objects: 100% (15076/15076), 20.45 MiB | 5.40 MiB/s, done. Total 15076 (delta 4403), reused 15074 (delta 4402), pack-reused 0 remote: Resolving deltas: 100% (4403/4403), done. remote: error: refusing to update checked out branch: refs/heads/master remote: error: By default, updating the current branch in a non-bare repository remote: is denied, because it will make the index and work tree inconsistent remote: with what you pushed, and will require 'git reset --hard' to match remote: the work tree to HEAD. remote: remote: You can set the 'receive.denyCurrentBranch' configuration variable remote: to 'ignore' or 'warn' in the remote repository to allow pushing into remote: its current branch; however, this is not recommended unless you remote: arranged to update its work tree to match what you pushed in some remote: other way. remote: remote: To squelch this message and still keep the default behaviour, set remote: 'receive.denyCurrentBranch' configuration variable to 'refuse'. To xxx.xxx:/home/gituser/blogtest ! [remote rejected] master -> master (branch is currently checked out) error: failed to push some refs to 'xxx.xxx:/home/gituser/blogtest'