"Non a 7-zip archive."
I wanted to start syncing a git project to my Windows XP laptop so I installed msysgit because of the good things I have heard about it. The latest version was 1.6.2 so I figured that was a good place to start. Using a clone command I knew works on Linux since I use it all the time I attempted to clone a git repository from github onto the Windows PC. I ended up receiving the output below which is filled with errors.
- git version 1.6.2.msysgit.0.186.gf7512
To set up a preconfigured tab in Marko Bozikovic’s Console app to launch an instance of a msysGit shell, go to Edit > Settings > Tabs > Add and enter the settings in the image below. msysGit not only provides git but alo most UNIX commands including grep, less, and even Ctrl-R For a mySQL…
I saw this problem in Windows (not Linux) running the msysGit bash prompt
- git submodule update
- error: Entry 'README.rdoc' would be overwritten by merge. Cannot merge. Unable to checkout 'fee9487e0d5464fc328f1c9c91eb059fef75988e' in submodule path