Syncing improvements

August 01, 2022

This release drastically improves source syncing. CloudCannon can now recover from errors hit when pushing/pulling with external Git repositories.


  • New option to swap connected branches without disconnecting and reconnecting repositories
  • External Git errors are recovered from and retried in subsequent syncs
  • Resolution options added to source syncing settings
    • Create new branch from commits on CloudCannon
    • Reset to origin
    • Reset to a different external branch
  • Backups include the .git folder allowing for faster recovery
  • New branch connection UI
  • Better source syncing and build deploy output logs


  • Fixed button position for external repository site creation
  • Sync history updates on failed syncs