Some github projects aren't fetchable using commit hash

Yuri yuri at
Sun Sep 3 16:43:41 UTC 2017

On 09/01/17 19:01, Kyle Evans wrote:
> To be honest, the failing seems like a little better behavior than suddenly
> swapping out the package I thought I was downloading with a newer version.
> It'd at least be a little more obvious and theoretically detectable if they
> respond properly.

I suggested github to replace the error code with one of these:


|* 409 Conflict (

|* 300 Multiple choices ( can provide a 
list of alternative URLs.|



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