Re: Bug: fatal: Unable to create '.../.git/index.lock': File exists.
- Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 18:34:59 +0700
- From: Duy Nguyen <pclouds@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Bug: fatal: Unable to create '.../.git/index.lock': File exists.
On Mon, Apr 29, 2019 at 6:03 PM Aleksey Midenkov <midenok@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> cat << EOF >> /tmp/check.sh
> git log HEAD~..HEAD | cat
> # sleep 1
> chmod +x /tmp/check.sh
> git rebase -p -x /tmp/check.sh base
> If the `base` is far away enough it fails with "fatal: Unable to
> create '.../.git/index.lock': File exists." at an arbitrary commit.
I gave it about 2000 commits (from v2.20.1 to master on git.git) to
rebase. No luck.
This --preserve-merges is being completely replaced in latest git
version though. Is it possible for you to try master branch of git.git
and see if the problem is still there?
> Abort current rebase, uncomment 'sleep 1' and repeat rebase. Now it
> doesn't fail.
> git version 2.20.1
> uname --all
> Linux lian 4.18.0-15-generic #16-Ubuntu SMP Thu Feb 7 10:56:39 UTC
> 2019 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> All the best,
> Aleksey Midenkov