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#44712 closed defect (bug) (duplicate)

GitHub mirror is not syncing

Reported by: c00kiemon5ter Owned by: markjaquith
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: minor Version: 5.1
Component: Administration Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:
PR Number:

Description

At the time of this writing, the Github mirror[0] says

Latest commit 4c2fcf3 28 days ago

Either the statement about syncing every 15minutes is wrong and the mirror has been abandoned, or the sync process is stuck.

Since, I rely on the github mirror for some the work I do with wordpress, I would really like this to be resolved, as I believe it is easy to do so.

Cheers,

[0]: https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress

Change History (8)

#1 @SergeyBiryukov
18 months ago

Hi @c00kiemon5ter, welcome to WordPress Trac!

Until the GitHub mirror sync is fixed, can you switch your remote to git://core.git.wordpress.org/? That should be more reliable.

#2 @GamerZ
18 months ago

I swap GH repo with WordPress.org. But it got stuck at fetching tags.

$  git remote set-url origin git://core.git.wordpress.org/
$  git fetch --tags -v
Looking up core.git.wordpress.org ... done.
Connecting to core.git.wordpress.org (port 9418) ... 198.143.164.245 done.

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18 months ago

#4 @c00kiemon5ter
18 months ago

I see github has been updated. I will also try the core.git.wp remote. Thanks!

#5 @peterwilsoncc
18 months ago

  • Owner set to markjaquith
  • Status changed from new to assigned

#6 @jasonadamyoung
18 months ago

I need to chime in with a "me too" here.

I went to update to 4.9.8 today and observed the broken mirror. My workflow is treat the GitHub mirror as an upstream remote and do a git merge from the tags into my own git repositories for my wordpress sites + plugins, I've been doing that for years, and it's always been spot-on reliable until today.

Switching to git://core.git.wordpress.org/ is going to be a giant mess of conflicts because the git history is treated as unrelated - at least from the first local tests (also being able to use the GitHub web UI to inspect changes is a huge benefit as well)

I'm super thankful for this mirror and appreciate the volunteer work that goes into maintaining it. It's been a first-class part of the WordPress dev for years, if that's going to change, I do understand - but it's definitely going to cause some headaches.

I know this is assigned, but I just wanted to add the "me too" about how useful this mirror has been and would continue to be.

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18 months ago

#8 @SergeyBiryukov
18 months ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from assigned to closed

GitHub sync appears to be fixed.

(Found an older ticket for sync issues: #40898, closing this one.)

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