[Libreoffice] when switch to libreoffice-3-3-2 branch, why the g script disappear

Norbert Thiebaud nthiebaud at gmail.com
Wed Mar 30 00:51:11 PDT 2011

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 1:54 AM, Samphan Raruenrom <samphan at osdev.co.th> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 29, 2011 at 2:50 PM, Tor Lillqvist <tlillqvist at novell.com>
> wrote:
>> Is this perhaps on Windows?
> Anybody working on the source on Windows?
>> git has problems replacing files that are in use on Windows, so if a git
>> command attempts to replace the very g script that is being run, it will
>> fail silently, the end result being that g disappears. Just do a git reset
>> --hard HEAD in the bootstrap clone to get it back.
> I've tried "git reset --hard HEAD" and I still don't get g back. I have to
> "git checkout master" to get g back.

you won't get it back because the 3.3.2 branch pre-date the bootstrap
repo re-organization (more exactly the 3.3 branch and it's derivative
pre-dates it)

so you'll find a ./g  in ./bin/g in the 'build' repo (which you will
need to build 3.3.x series)


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