If you add a
remote to an existing repository or you create a new branch,
you have to set up the remote branch tracking yourself.
This could be an error output, after running a
git pull --rebase or you try to push with
There is no tracking information for the current branch.
Please specify which branch you want to rebase against.
See git-pull(1) for details.
git pull <remote> <branch>
If you wish to set tracking information for this branch you can do so with:
git branch --set-upstream-to=origin/<branch> local_branch_name
see local and remote branches
git fetch --all to update the references to remote branches.
git branch --all to see all local and remote branches.
~/D/p/christian-fei.github.io (master ↩) git branch --all
remotes/origin/HEAD -> origin/master
setting up remote branch tracking
Let’s suppose the new branch is
In this case, you would run:
git branch --set-upstream-to=origin/dev dev