Re: Crash when clone includes magic filenames on Windows
- Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2018 04:42:15 -0500
- From: Jeffrey Walton <noloader@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Crash when clone includes magic filenames on Windows
On Sat, Feb 10, 2018 at 4:31 AM, Torsten Bögershausen <tboegi@xxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 10, 2018 at 03:55:58AM -0500, Jeffrey Walton wrote:
>> Hi Everyone,
>> I'm seeing this issue on Windows: https://pastebin.com/YfB25E4T . It
>> seems the filename AUX is the culprit. Also see
>> https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/oldnewthing/20031022-00/?p=42073 .
>> (Thanks to Milleneumbug on Stack Overflow).
>> I did not name the file, someone else did. I doubt the filename will be changed.
>> Searching is not turning up much information:
>> Does anyone know how to sidestep the issue on Windows?
> Thanks for the report.
> (Typically nobody (tm) here on the list opens a web-browser to look at external
> material, so here is a shortened version of the pastebin:)
> error: unable to create file crypto_stream/lexv2/e/v2/schwabe/sparc-2/e/aux.c: No such file or directory
> error: unable to create file crypto_stream/lexv2/e/v2/schwabe/sparc-2/e/aux.s: No such file or directory
> Segmentation fault: 99% (26526/26793)
> There are actually 2 problems:
> - The filenames named aux.c
> It could be that git -c core.longpaths=true clone xxx
> works, but I don't have a Windows box to test at the moment-
Thanks. This did not help.
> - The crash
> Which Git version do you use?
> It may be a good idea to report it here