The commit a94cd6e9 add a test using a empty directory. This empty directory should have been added to git but I forgot it.
As the test checks that the command inded fails, it passed. But it was not testing the right thing.
Step 1. Fetch and check out the branch for this merge request
git fetch origin git checkout -b missing_test_dir origin/missing_test_dir
Step 2. Review the changes locally
Step 3. Merge the branch and fix any conflicts that come up
git fetch origin git checkout origin/master git merge --no-ff missing_test_dir
Step 4. Push the result of the merge to GitLab
git push origin master
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