Backs up everything github knows about a repository, to the repository.

Available in Debian, or


version 1.20150807

github-backup 1.20150807 released with these changes

  • Added bash completion.
  • Add --no-forks flag that turns off backing up forks. Thanks, Phil Ruffwind.
  • Avoid nonzero exit due to temporary failures that can be retried next time github-backup runs, so that it can be used in a cron job with eg, chronic.
version 1.20150617

github-backup 1.20150617 released with these changes

  • Add missing build deps for windows to cabal file. Thanks, Jeff Segal.
  • Various updates to internal git and utility libraries shared with git-annex.