My bitbucket-repository is too big (> 2GB) so I am now in 'read-only mode'.
Because I want to use my repository, I cleaned (= delete all nonnecessary files) using BFG (https://rtyley.github.io/bfg-repo-cleaner/) which is recommended by Atlassian (see https://confluence.atlassian.com/bitbucket/reduce-repository-size-321848262.html). I used BFG to do the trick and I deleted some of the big unnecessary files, but when I want to do the final step: push the repository back, it says that my repo is too big:
"remote: repository is in read only mode (over 2 GB size limit).
remote: Learn how to reduce your repository size: https://confluence.atlassian.com/x/xgMvEw."
How can I clean up my repository when I can't push anything ?
I am fighting with it almost 3 weeks so I hope I can get an answer soon (because it starts to frustrate me.
The helpdesk gave me following solution, which was very helpful to me.
Hi! I checked the Bitbucket account associated to your email address but I couldn't find any repo over 2GB in size, are you referring to a different Bitbucket Cloud account? Can you share your username and repo name?
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