[Pkg-octave-devel] Restoring branches on octave-symbolic :-(

Thomas Weber tweber at debian.org
Tue Jan 4 21:24:49 UTC 2011

On Mon, Jan 03, 2011 at 07:59:22PM -0600, Jordi Gutiérrez Hermoso wrote:
> On 3 January 2011 13:39, Thomas Weber <tweber at debian.org> wrote:
> > On Sun, Jan 02, 2011 at 10:28:36PM -0600, Jordi Gutiérrez Hermoso wrote:
> >> I carelessly did "git push --mirror" in the octave-symbolic repo, and
> >> I thought all it would do was push all of my branches. Unfortunately,
> >> it also removed all of the branches I hadn't clone locally. Does
> >> someone have them and is able to push them?
> >
> > I don't think the octave-symbolic repo had any branches other than
> > 'master'.
> It had a branch for each release. They sort of are still there,
> somewhere in the reflog, I think. But whatever, I guess they're not a
> big deal, just there for historicity purposes.

Okay, I just updated. What we have now is the complete upstream source
code. I'm going to remove this now.

The question is whether I should rebase the published repository at
alioth. I know it's considered extremely bad practice, but then again,
it's not like there are dozen of people accessing the repository right


More information about the Pkg-octave-devel mailing list