I still haven't made progress on this.  Would appreciate anyone's thoughts 
on debugging!

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 4:53:58 PM UTC-8, Jonathan Mastin wrote:
> Hi.  Thanks for ReviewBoard!  And thanks in advance for any time or help 
> you can offer...
> I'm trying to set up my own instance of ReviewBoard for the first time, 
> and I've got the reviewboard site running now (version 1.7.1), and a local 
> git repository.
> But I'm having trouble when I go to the Add Repository webpage 
> http://<server>/reviews/admin/db/scmtools/repository/add/ and choose to add 
> the path to my repository (/var/git/Intent/.git) and save changes, I get 
> the following error: Unable to retrieve information from local Git 
> repository
> I have double checked permissions, and am able, as the apache user (which 
> runs the website) to execute the command "git --git-dir=/var/git/Intent.git 
> config core.repositoryformatversion" it returns a result of 0, which seems 
> good.
> Can you help figure out what's causing this error or provide debugging 
> suggestions?
> Thank you,
> Jonathan

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