It appears Gitlab recently changed their subscription model, such that pull mirroring is only available to Premium accounts. This is really frustrating as I have relied on it for years to maintain the Eigen project.
@rmlarsen I assume you are referring to libeigen / eigen · GitLab - you could apply for the GitLab for Open Source program to receive Ultimate benefits.
FYI, work on fetching and allowing to sync forks that are behind upstream is being prioritized. This happens in iterations:
- 15.7 provides the information that a fork is behind upstream. How far is your fork behind/ahead of the upstream project (#14491) · Issues · GitLab.org / GitLab · GitLab
- 15.8 or later (please check the issue for updates) will allow syncing the default branch with the upstream fork. Fetch new upstream contents when fork is behind (#330243) · Issues · GitLab.org / GitLab · GitLab
I’ve edited my comment to reflect the current situation.
Aha, thanks for the detailed instruction about the topic, I was struggling with that for the last 3 days and you saved my day thank you man big heart for you.
I have a fork and I’ve recently clicked on ‘update fork’… it works for the branches but it does not brings up the new tags from the original repos. Any workarounds?