On Sunday, March 25, 2012, Whitehorse06 <ramsfor...@gmail.com> wrote: > a) git clone ssh://ftpu...@118.139.xxx.5/~/git/Read me.txt > (note xxx) is changed for privacy reasons. > > I get the following error message > > Cloning into Readme.txt... > fatal: Invalid gitfile format: /var/chroot/home/content/85/91334343/ > git/Readme.txt > fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
Ignoring for a moment the fact that README.txt and Readme.txt are two totally different files, they both appear to be text files rather than Git repositories. I think the command you actually want is: git clone ftpu...@118.139.xxx.5:~/testrepo -- -PJ Gehm's Corollary to Clark's Law: Any technology distinguishable from magic is insufficiently advanced. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git for human beings" group. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/git-users?hl=en.