[bitbake-devel] git submodule fetcher regression

Mark Hatle mark.hatle at windriver.com
Thu Oct 4 16:47:12 UTC 2018

On 10/4/18 11:08 AM, Stefan Agner wrote:
> [resend, this time with me being subscriber of bitbake-devel]
> Hi,
> It seems that 9c6b39adf978 ("fetch2/gitsm.py: Rework the git submodule fetcher") broke git submodules in some cases. My particular case is aktualizr from meta-updater (https://github.com/advancedtelematic/meta-updater). Fetching aktualizr reliably fails for me now:
> ERROR: aktualizr-1.0+gitAUTOINC+a94a15e31f-7 do_unpack: Fetcher failure: Submodule tests/tuf-test-vectors does not exist in /home/ags/oe/downloads/git2/github.com.advancedtelematic.aktualizr/modules/tests/tuf-test-vectors or
> /home/ags/oe/build-colibri-imx7/tmp-oe/work/armv7at2hf-neon-lmp-linux-gnueabi/aktualizr/1.0+gitAUTOINC+a94a15e31f-7/git/.git/modules/tests/tuf-test-vectors.                         
> ERROR: aktualizr-1.0+gitAUTOINC+a94a15e31f-7 do_unpack: Function failed: base_do_unpack
> ERROR: Logfile of failure stored in: /home/ags/oe/build-colibri-imx7/tmp-oe/work/armv7at2hf-neon-lmp-linux-gnueabi/aktualizr/1.0+gitAUTOINC+a94a15e31f-7/temp/log.do_unpack.35143
> ERROR: Task (/home/ags/oe/build-colibri-imx7/conf/../../layers/meta-updater/recipes-sota/aktualizr/aktualizr_git.bb:do_unpack) failed with exit code '1'
> Any idea what that could be?

See the mailing list archives (or master-next branch).  There are a small series
of pending patches.  Please try these.

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