Technical details of the branch merging

Kai Blin kai at
Mon Sep 8 07:25:39 GMT 2008

On Monday 08 September 2008 01:27:59 simo wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-09-05 at 23:35 +0200, Kai Blin wrote:
> > Last but not least, we want to fetch the old tags, so we need a final
> >
> > $ git fetch --tags ~/samba3
> What about the samba4 tags ?

Technically both ~/samba3 and ~/samba4 contain all the tags the repo I cloned 
from contain, which is git:// However, I admit that I 
should have written

$ git fetch --tags git://

as the main repo more obviously contains all the tags.


Kai Blin
WorldForge developer
Wine developer
Samba team member
Will code for cotton.
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