deleting git repo was:[git-import-orig error]

Jaromír Mikeš mira.mikes at
Tue Oct 13 12:21:13 UTC 2009

> Od: Felipe Sateler <fsateler at>

JM > just trying get new upstream release to git and having this error here:
JM > --------------
JM > $ git-import-orig /home/mira/zynjacku_5.2.orig.tar.gz 

[..] snip

JM > > ------

JM> > how to solve such issue ?
FS> The git repo looks quite funny. The upstream/5.1 tag is applied to the
FS> master branch. I believe this is what is causing problems (importing the
FS> 5.1 version into the master branch instead of the upstream one).

FS> I think it would be good to ditch this repo and start clean again (given
FS> that there is no upload to debian yet). Or is there an easy way to
FS> preserve the history while correcting the problems? I fear not.
Anynobody knows solution for this issue or should I just delete and establish again zyjacku repository?



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