The Review Board repository "path" setting is the (bare) git
repository that is our upstream repository to which we push our
changes. I can see the sha1s that Review Board is complaining about
in that repository, so they do exist there.
On Sep 23, 5:19 pm, Christian Hammond <chip...@chipx86.com> wrote:
> How is Review Board set up with that repository? Is it using a local clone?
> If so, you have to have something set up so that the clone is always
> up-to-date, or you'll hit errors like this.
> I generally recommend setting up something like cgit on the repository and
> then using that as the Raw File URL access. See our docs for how to set that
> Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
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> On Fri, Sep 23, 2011 at 1:56 PM, Paul Lynch <plynch...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I recently switched from cvs to git. Our procedure with ReviewBoard
> > with git is now similar to what we were doing before: commit changes,
> > do a git pull, then create a diff of the unpushed changes with "git
> > diff FETCH_HEAD..HEAD", then push the changes. Very frequently, when
> > I try to upload such a diff file to ReviewBoard, it complains about
> > one or more (but not all) of the blob SHA1s in the file, with an error
> > like:
> > error: unable to find 50e95d4c42cc5972e9a849502ec37ca6624379e5
> > fatal: git cat-file 50e95d4: bad file
> > If I remove the offending diffs, I can upload the remainder of the
> > diff file (though the result obviously lacks the changes I removed).
> > The sha1s which RB is complaining about are present in the repository,
> > and I can see them. In other words, when I run "git cat-file blob
> > 50e95d4" I don't get an error, but see the file.
> > Does anyone have an idea why ReviewBoard is having trouble with those
> > sha1s?
> > Thanks,
> > --Paul
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