git-upload-pack - Send objects packed back to git-fetch-pack
git-upload-pack [--[no-]strict] [--timeout=<n>] [--stateless-rpc]
Invoked by git fetch-pack, learns what objects the other
side is missing, and sends them after packing.
This command is usually not invoked directly by the end user. The
UI for the protocol is on the git fetch-pack side, and the program
pair is meant to be used to pull updates from a remote repository. For push
operations, see git send-pack.
Do not try <directory>/.git/ if <directory>
is no Git directory.
Interrupt transfer after <n> seconds of
Perform only a single read-write cycle with stdin and
stdout. This fits with the HTTP POST request processing model where a program
may read the request, write a response, and must exit.
Used by git-http-backend(1)
to serve up
requests. See "Smart
Clients" in the HTTP transfer protocols
 documentation and
"HTTP Transport" in the Git Wire Protocol, Version 2
documentation. Also understood by git-receive-pack(1)
The repository to sync from.
Internal variable used for handshaking the wire protocol.
Server admins may need to configure some transports to allow this variable to
be passed. See the discussion in git(1)
- the HTTP transfer protocols
- the Git Wire Protocol, Version 2