git repo missing upstream tag

Reinhard Tartler siretart at
Wed Oct 7 14:49:46 UTC 2009

Jaromír Mikeš <mira.mikes at> writes:

> this issue with zynjacku git repository is still not solved.
> Can someone help me with it?
> /zynjacku$ git tag -a -f -m "Upstream version 5" upstream/5
> /zynjacku$ git push --tags -f -v
> Pushing to git://
> fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly   

Wild guess: I think you cannot push using the git:// protocol at all,
because it does not authenticate you. Try pusing via the ssh://

for this I'd suggest creating a new remote:

 $ git remote add alioth git://
 $ git remote update
 $ git push alioth master --tags --dry-run

Does this help?

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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