Because I'm on cygwin, that's a little intimidating to me. I've never
compiled sources on cygwin. Do you think it'll still work?
On Fri, Jan 10, 2014 at 11:16 AM, Jonathan Nieder <jrnie...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Dan,
> Dan Kaplan wrote:
>> My environment is probably different from most. I'm using cygwin.
>> This makes it very difficult to use different versions of
>> git/svn/git-svn, but I'm interested in learning git more so I'm
>> willing to try whatever it takes.
>> $ git version
>> git version 18.104.22.168
>> $ svn --version
>> svn, version 1.8.5 (r1542147)
>> compiled Nov 25 2013, 10:45:07 on x86_64-unknown-cygwin
> You have three choices:
> A) upgrade git to latest "master"
> B) upgrade subversion to latest "trunk"
> C) downgrade subversion to a version before that bug was introduced
> (A) is probably simplest. E.g., something like the following should work:
> git clone https://kernel.googlesource.com/pub/scm/git/git.git
> cd git
> make -j8
> make test; # optional, to verify that the git you built works ok
> export PATH=$(pwd)/bin-wrappers:$PATH
> Now the updated git is in your $PATH and you can use it.
> See INSTALL in the git source tree for more details.
> Hope that helps,
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