Restore default branch from tag while preserving history


Fore self reference: To restore default branch from a tag while preserving history, do: $ git checkout tags/v1.2.3 -b v1.2.3 $ git diff main > /tmp/diff.patch $ git checkout main $ cat /tmp/diff.patch | git apply $ git commit -am "Rolled back to v1.2.3" $ git push origin main

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