Creating a branch in the features repository

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at lyx.org
Fri Jan 15 16:24:06 UTC 2021


On 1/15/21 4:56 AM, Yuriy Skalko wrote:
>
> Recently I've created a new branch in the features repository as
> described here:
> https://wiki.lyx.org/Devel/LyXGit#toc3
>
> But there were some messages about big file. Is it normal?
>
> Here is the Git output:
>
> -------------------------------------
> C:\Projects\LyXGit\lyx>git push features
> InsetParams-refactoring:InsetParams-refactoring          Enter
> passphrase for key '/c/Users/Yuriy/.ssh/id_rsa': Enumerating objects:
> 6533, done.
> Counting objects: 100% (6533/6533), done.
> Delta compression using up to 4 threads
> Compressing objects: 100% (2758/2758), done.
> Writing objects: 100% (5304/5304), 8.09 MiB | 2.38 MiB/s, done.
> Total 5304 (delta 4473), reused 3036 (delta 2489), pack-reused 0
> remote: postdrop: warning: uid=1005: File too large
> remote: sendmail: fatal: yuriy.skalko at gmail.com(1005): message file
> too big

The email is too big. Probably because you are pushing a billion commits.


> I think it is worth to sync master branch in features repository (last
> updated in 2015) with master in main repository. This will allow not
> to push all commits from 2015 to 2021 for every new feature branch.
>
> Is it OK if I'll do this?

Yes, I think that is fine. Probably you get the same error again, but
it's harmless.

Riki




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