"Someone else does a commit to the svn repository of a change to README.txt"
Is the above commit properly rebased into your local repository before you
do the upci?
Also, try again to do the manual git update-ref and git svn dcommit instead
of using the "upci" alias. Could be that there is something wrong in the
If you look in gitk, you should see that your local branch is a bit ahead of
After doing the update-ref, the remotes/origin/branchname should be moved to
the last commit that came from the bare repo (i.e. the last svn commit).
The reason we have to do this is that when we pull in changes from our
git-svn mirror, we don't automatically update our local git-svn pointer to
the latest commit that came from SVN. This is why we have to do the
update-ref step (or "upci") before we dcommit. I suspect that in your
setup, something is going wrong in this step.
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