Illegal character in path with Git Submodules
After making changes to the
.gitmodules file, the following appears in the
2014-09-03 10:49:12,833 ERROR [http-bio-7990-exec-45624] tiecimov @SCSPXTx649x2753980x1 1dxhfwc 10.4.148.55,10.100.5.155 "GET /projects/MCU32_REPOS/repos/p015_platform_alta/browse/mod HTTP/1.1" c.a.s.i.w.HandlerExceptionResolverImpl An error occurred while executing an external process: Illegal character in path at index 33: ../../folder/file.git track = master com.atlassian.stash.exception.ServerException: An error occurred while executing an external process: Illegal character in path at index 33: ../../folder/file.git track = master at com.atlassian.stash.scm.git.common.command.GitCommandExitHandler.evaluateThrowable(GitCommandExitHandler.java:104) ~[na:na]
This is caused by the line endings of the
.gitmodules file not being in the correct format and is likely because Windows style line endings were committed to the repository.
dos2unixto convert the line endings to the correct format:
- Commit the file and push it back to the Stash server.