[mythtv] git issues

Greg greg12866 at nycap.rr.com
Sat Dec 4 18:54:15 UTC 2010


On 12/04/2010 01:48 PM, James Courtier-Dutton wrote:
> On 4 December 2010 18:32, Greg<greg12866 at nycap.rr.com>  wrote:
>> On 12/04/2010 01:21 PM, Torbjörn Jansson wrote:
>>> Hello all.
>>>
>>> Trying to figure out how git works and how to switch to it instead of my
>>> svn
>>> checkout.
>>>
>>> What am i doing wrong when I get:
>>> # git clone https://github.com/MythTV/mythtv/tree/fixes/0.24/mythtv/
>>> Cloning into mythtv...
>>> fatal: https://github.com/MythTV/mythtv/tree/fixes/0.24/mythtv/info/refs
>>> not
>>> found: did you run git update-server-info on the server?
>>>
>>>
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>> I will assume you installed git..
>>
>> To get 0.24-fixes into a directory called mythtv:
>> git clone git://github.com/MythTV/mythtv.git mythtv
>> cd mythtv
>> git checkout fixes/0.24
>>
>> To update (while in the mythtv directory):
>> git pull
>>
>> To see what branch you are at:
>> git branch
>>
>> To see the change log:
>> git log
>>
>>
>> For Mythweb Pull:
>>
>> git clone git://github.com/MythTV/mythweb.git
>>
> When I did it, I had to do in the old svn directory.
> svn update   (gets me to the latest upstream)
> svn diff>patch1   (This extracted what I had changed from the upstream SVN.)
>
> Then, I did a "git clone ..." as above into a new directory.
> I then applied the patch1 to the new git directory.
>
> I can then carry on as before, but using git instead of svn.
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I didn't do that..I deleted the old mythtv,mythplugins,myththemes 
folders..Then just

git clone git://github.com/MythTV/mythtv.git mythtv

That worked for me...



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