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Re: changing git tags on the remote repo




Holger Wansing <hwansing@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I am curious about how to change an already existing git tag afterwards
> (means: change the commit it points to).

> Locally, I can change an existing tag, and then create it newly.
> But I cannot push it to the remote repo (get
>         "! [rejected]        139 -> 139 (already exists) "

> There is -f (--force) option to replace an existing tag and locally it seems
> to work, since it says 
>         "Tag '139' updated (was 02108ec)"
> but the push to remote repo fails nevertheless.


> Any help?

Iirc you need to delete the remote tag first.
https://stackoverflow.com/questions/5480258/how-to-delete-a-git-remote-tag

cu Andreas
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