Build of master fails somewhere in the end

Michael Meeks michael.meeks at
Mon Oct 29 05:57:29 PDT 2012

On Sat, 2012-10-27 at 13:06 +0200, Regina Henschel wrote:
> >> I tried to build LO with MSVC on WinXP, but building fails somewhere in the
> >> end. I have attached the file build_error.log.
> I find error message in the fetch log:
> Cloning into helpcontent2...
> fatal: reference is not a tree: 2cc7764943882fa89e31c96f6e0467c96bda3976
> Unable to checkout '2cc7764943882fa89e31c96f6e0467c96bda3976' in 
> submodule path 'helpcontent2'
> And indeed folder helpcontent2 exists but is empty besides subfolder .git.

	IMHO - we really need to hard-fail on this instead of having this minor
warning 'fatal:', that doesn't cause an abort :-) I had a poke in but didn't manage to unwind how that works - is it a matter
of some testing & hackery of './g' ?



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