I have started facing issues with repositories in URL said that repo is empty also gitlab check, but the git-data/repositories has repositories on there.
The repository for this project is empty
If you already have files you can push them using command line instructions below.
Otherwise you can start with adding a README, a LICENSE, or a .gitignore to this project.
You will need to be owner or have the master permission level for the initial push, as the master branch is automatically protected.
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