Re: patches added to release/test trees

From: Keith Owens <>
Date: 2006-06-23 10:29:17
Andreas Schwab (on Fri, 23 Jun 2006 02:11:55 +0200) wrote:
>Keith Owens <> writes:
>> Not adding your own tags, but Linus's tags are missing from the ia64
>> tree.  For some reason, just copying .git/refs/tags from the torvalds
>> git tree does not work, git-branch complains about invalid objects.  I
>> thought that tags were portable between trees with common ancestors.
>You have only copied the references, but not the objects itself.  The
>easiest way to do that is to point objects/info/alternates to your copy of
>Linus' object store.

That makes sense.  But why is the ia64 git tree missing the Linus
objects and tags in the first place?

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