Re: git repo missing upstream tag

Jaromír Mikeš mira.mikes at
Fri Oct 2 17:09:47 UTC 2009

> Od: Felipe Sateler <fsateler at>

JM> > just trying repair git repo without upstream tag.
JM> > -------
JM> > $ git tag -a -m "Upstream version 5" upstream/5
JM> > $ git push --tags
JM> > fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
JM> > --------
JM> > What I am doing wrong?
FS> Which repo is it? zynjacku? I believe you need to pass -f to git tag to
FS> overwrite tags.
FS> Also, use -s instead of -a so that the tag is signed (it is OK to sign
FS> upstream tags, debian tags should be signed by the uploading DD).

Thank you... going to try.



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