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From: Ali Alnubani <>
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Subject: error: failed to run repack
Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 11:39:10 +0000
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I keep seeing the following in my logs for multiple lists:

timestamp public-inbox-watch[PID]: Auto packing the repository in background for optimum performance.
timestamp public-inbox-watch[PID]: See "git help gc" for manual housekeeping.
timestamp public-inbox-watch[PID]: error: The last gc run reported the following. Please correct the root cause
timestamp public-inbox-watch[PID]: and remove path/to/repo.git/git/0.git/gc.log.
timestamp public-inbox-watch[PID]: Automatic cleanup will not be performed until the file is removed.
timestamp public-inbox-watch[PID]: fatal: Failed to write bitmap index. Packfile doesn't have full closure (object 817390f628f74a55c627f1ddab8a44aa029753a0 is missing)
timestamp public-inbox-watch[PID]: error: failed to run repack

Running 'git-fsck -full' in path/to/repo.git/git/0.git doesn't report any issues.

I imported my archives using scripts/import_vger_from_mbox.

Any clue? Also is it safe to attempt a manual git-gc?


             reply	other threads:[~2019-06-11 11:39 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-06-11 11:39 Ali Alnubani [this message]
2019-06-11 19:24 ` Eric Wong
2019-06-12 13:05   ` Ali Alnubani
2019-06-12 17:02     ` Eric Wong

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