git-update-server-info man page

git-update-server-info ā€” Update auxiliary info file to help dumb servers


git update-server-info


A dumb server that does not do on-the-fly pack generations must have some auxiliary information files in $GIT_DIR/info and $GIT_OBJECT_DIRECTORY/info directories to help clients discover what references and packs the server has. This command generates such auxiliary files.


Currently the command updates the following files. Please see gitrepository-layout(5) for description of what they are for:


Part of the git(1) suite

Referenced By

git(1), git-repack(1).