Remove dist-git branches


Release Engineering is often asked by maintainers to remove branches in dist-git by maintainers.


  1. Log into

    ssh <fas-username>
  2. Change to the package’s directory

    cd /srv/git/rpms/<package>.git/
  3. Remove the branch

    git branch -D <branchname> </pre>


To verify just list the branches.

git branch

Consider Before Running

Make sure that the branch in question isn’t one of our pre-created branches f??/rawhide, olpc?/rawhide, el?/rawhide