Problems with new release: tag message, upload binary

Hi,

I’m having some problems with making a new release.  When I make a new release by pushing a tag, initially the tag message shows up as the release description, but when I edit the release to upload a binary file it disappears.

I do the following:

In local repo:
push next branch and associated annotated tag
On GitHub:
choose Releases.  The new tag shows up as a release.
Choose rel2.2.0-beta-2017-11-06.  Release appears with tag message:

 0 commits
 to master           since this tag 

…[message content].

I want to add a binary download, so I choose Edit Tag.
The page with Tag Title and Describe This Release edits appear, but they are empty.  

Why did the release description text from the tag disappear?

So I fill in the title and description and hit Browse to upload a binary.  I upload a EXE file, and it says:

 Something went really wrong, and we can’t process that file.
… and
Publish release
     Saving draft failed. Try again?


Chose Try another file, nothing happens.
Refresh page, title and description are empty.

I filled in the title and description again and retried a couple of times with the same results.  I think I forgot to fill in the title and description and it uploaded the file and it worked.  I then filled in the title and description again and was able to publish the release.

What’s going on?  Can I upload the binary without choosing Edit Tag?

(Note: I’m blind, so there may be something I’m missing on the page, and the names of page items I mention may be the ALT text for them which may be slightly different from what appears on the screen.  Also, no one has seen the screen shots before now!)

Thanks.

Gary

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