[racket-dev] Grr... why can't I pull?

From: Eli Barzilay (eli at barzilay.org)
Date: Tue Oct 19 21:55:40 EDT 2010

Four hours ago, John Clements wrote:
> Okay, this just sounds stupid: my 'git fetch' is failing on the PLT tree.  I can ssh to the pltgit machine just fine:
> john-clementss-macbook-pro:~/git-clements clements$ ssh git
> PTY allocation request failed on channel 0
> hello clements, the gitolite version here is v1.4-14-g36317c4
> the gitolite config gives you the following access:
>  C    	CREATER/.*
>    R W	iplt
>    R W	play
>    R W	plt
>    @ @	testing
> Connection to git.racket-lang.org closed.
> ... but git pull just hangs. I get no useful info, even with a git fetch -v.

I forgot to say that the first thing is small enough that you get
everything happenning withing a negligible delta of the ssh handshake
step.  But a pull is where it starts talking, and that would be much
more sensitive to timouts etc.

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