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GIT-UPDATE-SERVER()                                                                      GIT-UPDATE-SERVER()



NAME
       git-update-server-info - Update auxiliary info file to help dumb servers

SYNOPSIS
       git update-server-info [--force]


DESCRIPTION
       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.

OPTIONS
       -f, --force
           Update the info files from scratch.

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

          objects/info/packs

          info/refs

GIT
       Part of the git(1) suite



                                                                                         GIT-UPDATE-SERVER()

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