Originally Posted by Richard.Yang
Not sure why
Try this (it worked for me):
git remote set-url origin https://github.com/mirrors/linux.git
Then try to fetch the tags and pull.
I forgot to fetch the tags first and just pulled, I think that it will be alright though.
When it was done pulling, for good measure I
git reset --hard origin/master
and it is now at the correct HEAD
HEAD is now at 9e79e3e Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/sparc