On Sep 01 2016, Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> wrote:

> I think we should.
>
> t1401 expects to be able to, but if you really do it:
>
>       $ cd /tmp
>       $ git init throwaway
>         $ cd throwaway
>         $ git symbolic-ref -d HEAD
>
> the setup machinery considers that you are no longer in a working
> tree that is controlled by a repository at .git/ because .git/ is
> no longer a valid repository, so you cannot even do
>
>       $ git symbolic-ref HEAD refs/heads/master
>
> to recover.

git init recovers it, though.

Andreas.

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