èå»ºæ¶ <email@example.com> wrote: > hi, > git developers. I found a bug when i want to convert webkit to git > there are some branch named safari... in webkit svn repo. > when i want to convert them to branch in git. a problem happen. > > if you want to reproduce the problem, just follow the guide below. > 1. git svn clone -s https://svn.webkit.org/...... Do you mean https://svn.webkit.org/repository/webkit ? > 2. when it runs to about r13800, stop it and rerun the above command So running "clone" again? Normally, I'd run "git svn fetch" if I stopped and want to resume (or my Internet connection drops, which happens a lot). > 3. the git client will check the refs it already found, and > if it met a ~ in the branch name. it will failed to > proceed. error is git thinks it an invalid ref name >j > i digged into it, and found a solution in > git/perl/git/svn.pm. I mod this file and bypass the > problem. Can you show us what you did to perl/Git/SVN.pm? the "refname" sub in perl/Git/SVN.pm already escapes "~", it seems. > plean be kind to fix the problem and remind me the fix > commit, and i will update to a new version. We'll try, but I think we need more information. Thanks.