Verified Commit c174d31d authored by Lars Bilke's avatar Lars Bilke

[web] Added instructions on disabling git lfs.

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To migrate your repository run the following commands in your local repository (`cd path/to/ogs`):
## Disable Git LFS
We used Git LFS to store large files but [switched back to plain git]( You need to disable Git LFS in your repo:
git lfs uninstall --local
::: {.note}
### <i class="far fa-info-circle"></i> Normalize LFS files in your existing branches
If you have branches from pre-GitLab times with e.g. newly created LFS files (benchmark files, images, ...) you have to convert them back to plain git:
git add --renormalize .
git commit -m "Converted LFS files to plain git."
## Migrate your local repos to point to GitLab
You have to modify your git remotes to point to the new GitLab repos. Assuming the former official git repo remote is called `upstream`:
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