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From: "Steve French" <smfrench@gmail.com>
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Cc: git@vger.kernel.org, lkml <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: kernel.org git tree corrupt?
Date: Mon, 3 Mar 2008 22:42:34 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <524f69650803032042rab309f3nd5c2d52d312fb3c5@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <alpine.LFD.1.00.0803030800460.17889@woody.linux-foundation.org>

On Mon, Mar 3, 2008 at 10:21 AM, Linus Torvalds
<torvalds@linux-foundation.org> wrote:
>
>  On Sun, 2 Mar 2008, Steve French wrote:
>  > Now "git branch -a" shows
>  > * master
>  >   origin/master
>  >
>  > It is missing "origin/HEAD"
>
>  Ahh, yeah, my bad. The origin/HEAD thing will be created if you use either
>  clone or "git remote add -m master" to create the remote. But when I asked
>  you to do it by just editing the config file, you now have to create that
>  HEAD pointer manually too.
>
>  You can do
>
>         git symbolic-ref refs/remotes/origin/HEAD refs/remotes/origin/master
>
>  to create the thing (it just creates a symbolic ref from the origin/HEAD
Worked.

Shaggy pointed me to the git-request-pull script which is
easier than the previous scripts I used and now works fine on
the cifs-2.6.git tree so will send merge request.


-- 
Thanks,

Steve

      reply	other threads:[~2008-03-04  4:42 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-03-02 15:49 Steve French
2008-03-02 21:16 ` Linus Torvalds
2008-03-02 21:40   ` Martin Langhoff
2008-03-02 22:02     ` Steve French
2008-03-03  3:43   ` Steve French
2008-03-03 16:21     ` Linus Torvalds
2008-03-04  4:42       ` Steve French [this message]

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