Is there a handy way to get my local git repo to forget about remote branches that have been deleted?
git svn fetch doesn't "re-sync everything" like I hoped it might. My local repo was set up with using an import of the standard svn repo layout (
git svn -s …).
related: Why does
git remote not list anything on my git-svn repo?
You can remove orphaned remote branches by executing the following commands:
git branch -d -r my_branch
rm -rf .git/svn/refs/remotes/my_branch
To remove all orphaned branches at once rather than one at a time, see the answer here.
On the first thought, I would suggest trying
git remote prune. Excerpt from documentation:
Deletes all stale remote-tracking branches under . These stale branches have already been removed from the remote repository referenced by , but are still locally available in "remotes/".
With --dry-run option, report what branches will be pruned, but do not actually prune them.
I think this should also work with a remote called