gerrit-cherry-pick:fatal: 'origin' does not appear to be a git repository

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I’m trying to do a gerrit-cherry-pick.

I did a git remote -v and can see the origin is pointing to ssh:// and I’m getting the following error:

2018-08-09 21:13:15 change-merged   runCmd               169    INFO    : Running command git --git-dir=/gerrit_v2/hooks/tech_projects/tech-ci/.git --work-tree=/gerrit_v2/hooks/tech_projects/tech-ci remote -v
2018-08-09 21:13:15 change-merged   runCmd               173    INFO    :
origin  ssh:// (fetch)
origin  ssh:// (push)
 2018-08-09 21:13:15 change-merged   runCmd2              180    INFO    : Running command /gerrit_v2/hooks/gerrit-cherry-pick origin 20633/2
2018-08-09 21:13:15 change-merged   runCmd2              187    INFO    : fatal: 'origin' does not appear to be a git repository
fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
Aug 13, 2018 in Git & GitHub by Hannah
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The user account making that command does not have its ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pubdefault public SSH key registered in ~waccount/.ssh/authorized_keys on the server.

try executing the following command In the same command sequence

ssh -Tv -p 2941 

That will display more details on the failed connection attempt.

If not possible, try and make sure the environment variable GIT_SSH_COMMAND is set with 'ssh -v'.

answered Aug 13, 2018 by Kalgi
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