Get merge not working

$ git show HEAD
commit 2fd7d9b248e0b4a3b531b9af3bb61916d42ad45f
Author: danasselin
Date: Thu Oct 29 15:42:55 2015 -0400

Add first question to physics quiz                                                                                 

diff --git a/physics.txt b/physics.txt
index e69de29…3d47f43 100644
— a/physics.txt
+++ b/physics.txt
@@ -0,0 +1,3 @@
+1. A scalar is a quantity which has both magnitude and direction.
+a) true
+b) false
\ No newline at end of file

$ git merge origin/master
merge: origin/master -

not something we can merge

$ pwd

Figured it out. Every new page puts you back in the home directory, so you have to cd my-quizzes again even though that’s where you were for the fetch.


I’m on the local master branch but it still wont let me merge to origin/master for some reason. What do I do Ellenclary?

What does pwd say?
you need to get back into my-quizzes.


make git fetch origin/master first.

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