git fork failure on pull with a workaround (hopefully a clue for a fix)

marco atzeri
Sat Mar 16 10:52:00 GMT 2013

On 3/16/2013 11:31 AM, CraigMurray wrote:
> I'm getting this now, I get it not just on git pull but also on git branch,
> git status, and others.  I've got a script that gives me status on a series
> of repos and the for failure happens perhaps 1 in 10 repos that are
> inspected.  If I do a series of git pulls, it happens constantly.
> The bug started showing up for me tonight for the first time, and now it's
> happening all the time.  I didnt change anything about my environment or my
> cygwin install, was just doing normal work.
> I tried those various "shorten your path" workarounds with zero success,
> they did not change my failure rate at all.

if nothing is changed on cygwin, unlikely it is a cygwin fault : BLODA ?

> Problem reports:

"Run cygcheck -s -v -r > cygcheck.out and include that file as an 
attachment in your report. Please do not compress or otherwise encode 
the output. Just attach it as a straight text file so that it can be 
easily viewed."


Problem reports:
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