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New issue 2108 by strat.cr...@gmail.com: Cannot run rbssh: No such file or
directory; /usr/local/bin not in env path
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What version are you running?
What's the URL of the page containing the problem?
What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Install rb with either easy_install or setup.py, and lighthttpd
2. try adding a private github repo
What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
The reviewboard.log says:
2011-05-22 18:52:49,935 - INFO - Authentication (publickey) successful!
2011-05-22 18:52:50,036 - DEBUG - EOF in transport thread
2011-05-22 18:52:50,070 - ERROR - Git: Failed to find valid repository
<REDACTED>: error: cannot run rbssh: No such file or directory
fatal: unable to fork
Printing out the ENV in SCMTool.popen() shows /usr/local/bin isn't in $PATH
but that's where rbssh is.
Work around: Creating a symlink (ln -sf /usr/local/bin/rbssh
/usr/bin/rbssh) gets around the problem.
Suggested solution: install path and env path should match, or display a
nicer error message.
What operating system are you using? What browser?
Ubuntu 10.0, Python 2.6.6
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