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For some reason, I can't push now, whereas I could do it yesterday. Maybe I messed up with configs or something.

When I use the git push origin master

error: failed to push some refs to github url

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If the github repo is pushed with new changes and your local repo doesn't have that changes this error occurs for this you could use:

git pull -rebase

git push

The full syntax is:

git pull --rebase origin master

git push origin master

For pushing, I would recommend you to use -u option:

git push -u origin master

That would establish a tracking relationship between your local master branch and its upstream branch.

For more educational resources on Github, you can visit Github Tutorial.

failed to push some refs to github
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thanks, it helps me a lot.

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