Android from archive

by penguins » Tue, 28 Apr 2009 08:23:55 GMT

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I would like to get previous version of Android source code (not
cupcake), is it possible to pull it out from repository?



Android from archive

by Jean-Baptiste Queru » Tue, 28 Apr 2009 08:30:21 GMT

 repo init -u git:// -b release-1.0


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Android from archive

by penguins » Wed, 29 Apr 2009 02:51:03 GMT

 Thank you Jean,

I tried to get the files to build android for eee PC, but it doesn't
seem to have eee PC in the tree.
I received the following error while syncing:

Syncing work tree: 100% (99/99)  Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/home/sumarc/Downloads/android/eeepc/android-1.0/.repo/repo/", line 235, in <module>
  File "/home/sumarc/Downloads/android/eeepc/android-1.0/.repo/repo/", line 217, in _Main
  File "/home/sumarc/Downloads/android/eeepc/android-1.0/.repo/repo/", line 123, in _Run
    cmd.Execute(copts, cargs)
  File "/home/sumarc/Downloads/android/eeepc/android-1.0/.repo/repo/
subcmds/", line 173, in Execute
  File "/home/sumarc/Downloads/android/eeepc/android-1.0/.repo/repo/", line 596, in Sync_LocalHalf
  File "/home/sumarc/Downloads/android/eeepc/android-1.0/.repo/repo/", line 1131, in _InitWorkTree
    rev = self.bare_git.rev_parse('%s^0' % rev)
  File "/home/sumarc/Downloads/android/eeepc/android-1.0/.repo/repo/", line 1306, in runner
error.GitError: platform/vendor/asus/eee_701 rev-parse: fatal:
ambiguous argument 'refs/remotes/korg/release-1.0^0': unknown revision
or path not in the working tree.
Use '--' to separate paths from revisions



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