Not every server out there supports fixing thin packs, so let's send
them a full pack.

Signed-off-by: Carlos Martín Nieto <>

It's not always possible to support thin packs (sometimes there isn't
even an object database to grab bases out of). And in any case git
shouldn't create thin packs if the server hasn't said it knows how to
fix them, as per the point of the extension.

 send-pack.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/send-pack.c b/send-pack.c
index 7d172ef..7b88ac8 100644
--- a/send-pack.c
+++ b/send-pack.c
@@ -205,6 +205,8 @@ int send_pack(struct send_pack_args *args,
                quiet_supported = 1;
        if (server_supports("agent"))
                agent_supported = 1;
+       if (!server_supports("thin-pack"))
+               args->use_thin_pack = 0;
        if (!remote_refs) {
                fprintf(stderr, "No refs in common and none specified; doing 

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