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Error syncing meta-repo



Having issues using ego sync.  I'm not 100% sure when this first appeared - chances are I've messed something up unwittingly...

Whenever I run ego sync I encounter an error:

# ego-sync
Syncing meta-repo
fatal: Couldn't find remote ref refs/heads/1.1-prime
There was an error syncing meta-repo.

I think this means the remote git repo isn't available?  Haven't been able to figure this out...

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This may be caused by being in a directory that is not readable by the portage user when you run the ego sync command. So if you see it in the future, see if changing directories to /var/tmp first helps. We are investigating to see if this is an actual bug.

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