Adding hg version check to get_source.sh?
pointo1d at gmail.com
Wed Jun 18 11:35:12 UTC 2014
Hiya Mike ,
On 17/06/14 22:35, Mike Duigou wrote:
> With the upgrade of the hg.openjdk.java.net servers very old mercurial clients can no longer be used (0.9.5) and there have been persistent reports of more frequent connection failures. The older your mercurial client the more likely the failures are.
> jdk: hg clone http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk9/dev/jdk jdk
> jdk: requesting all changes
> jdk: adding changesets
> jdk: adding manifests
> jdk: transaction abort!
> jdk: rollback completed
> jdk: abort: stream ended unexpectedly (got 8372 bytes, expected 10932)
> I would like to add a version check to get_source.sh which will require mercurial 1.5 or later and warn for clients older than 1.9.
> Seem reasonable?
It [your suggestion] sounds eminently sensible.
Best rgds ,
Dave Pointon FIAP MBCS
Now I saw, tho' too late, the folly of beginning a work before we count the cost and before we we judge rightly of our strength to go thro' with it - Robinson Crusoe
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