Connect Two Imported Repositories


We recently moved from GHE to BitBucket. Our DevOps team imported the Upstream repo into BitBucket. We use a Fork and Pull model, so I had a personal fork of that Repo in GHE. Now when we moved to BitBucket, I imported my personal fork from GHE into BitBucket.

So, this is where we stand now,

Upstream Repo in BitBucket

My personal fork imported into BitBucket

Now, when I create a pull request from a branch in my personal repo, I am unable to specify the Upstream repo on the Create Pull Request screen. I know one solution is to not import my personal repo but fork from the imported Upstream repo; but I am also curious to find out whether we can create this workflow connection/mapping, where two imported repos can be connected in such a way that one is recognized as a fork of the other. Also, I have a bunch of unmerged WIP branches on my old personal fork.

Thanks, and looking forward to the answer.

0 answers

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Piotr Plewa
Published Dec 27, 2017 in Bitbucket

Recipe: Deploying AWS Lambda functions with Bitbucket Pipelines

Bitbucket Pipelines helps me manage and automate a number of serverless deployments to AWS Lambda and this is how I do it. I'm building Node.js Lambda functions using node-lambda&nbsp...

2,006 views 1 5
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you