Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium
New issue 3790 by der.se...@gmail.com: RB not able to open local git repo
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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. Set a repo name
2. Set repo type Git
3. Set path: file://D:/git_clones/some_repo/.git
4. Click save
What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
RB Repo is created
Permission denied accessing the local Git
What operating system are you using? What browser?
Please provide any additional information below.
As you can see the hard drive letter is missing from the path
There is already a stackoverflow entry offering a fix
I'm not sure if this fix is platform independent.
Therefore, I'm proposing platform dependent solution in line 485:
if platform.system() == "Windows":
#Windows requires drive letter (e.g. C:/)
self.git_dir = url_parts + url_parts
self.git_dir = url_parts
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