Github Repository Size in API

Hi all,

I have recently tried to make a repository smaller using BFG repo cleaner. Been working on my own fork here:

Seems like it worked in that the repo now is <70 MB when cloning down from about 1.1 GB or so:

Receiving objects: 100% (86358/86358), 66.88 MiB | 8.45 MiB/s, done.

But the API still reports "size": 419143: https://api.github.com/repos/inodb/cbioportal-frontend. I saw in other places that the size field is not very trustworthy so maybe that’s the answer here?

Best wishes,
Ino

it is also different now,

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maybe it will take time to update or it’s in your cache,

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Thanks! I see. Looks like there was just some delay with updating it. I see the same now

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