I think I figured it out. I'm running from cygwin mintty window, and
normally finding the git executable via a cygwin symbolic link. Python is
calling out to windows to run the git process, and git wasn't on the
Once I put it there, the next problem was the interactive prompts for
username and password don't work from a cygwin window. Neither does
python's interactive mode, unless you invoke it via "python -i". So the
process appeared to be hanging. The workaround was to run post-review once
from a normal command console to get the login info set up. Now it's
working from within cygwin, unless it decides to prompt for something else
On Saturday, December 29, 2012 6:32:36 AM UTC-8, Jason Glazer wrote:
> I'm trying to run post-review from windows 7 from a git base directory.
> It doesn't seem to be finding git, and the -d option isn't indicating how
> it might be looking. Output is below.
> A different post suggested it was running 'git rev-parse --git-dir'.
> There is a git executable (a symbolic link, actually) on the path, and I
> can run that successfully from the command line.
> Any idea what I might try?
> DEBUG:root:Checking for a CVS repository...
> DEBUG:root:Checking for a ClearCase repository...
> DEBUG:root:Checking for a Git repository...
> DEBUG:root:Checking for a Mercurial repository...
> DEBUG:root:Checking for a Perforce repository...
> DEBUG:root:Checking for a Plastic repository...
> DEBUG:root:Checking for a Subversion repository...
> >>> RBTools 0.4.2
> >>> Python 2.7.3 (default, Apr 10 2012, 23:31:26) [MSC v.1500 32 bit
> >>> Running on Windows-7-6.1.7601-SP1
> >>> Home = C:\Users\jglazer\AppData\Roaming
> >>> Current Directory = C:\Users\jglazer\code\testproject
> >>> Checking the repository type. Errors shown below are mostly harmless.
> The current directory does not contain a checkout from a
> supported source code repository.
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