git-svn died of signal 6

Christian Franke
Sun Jul 7 21:25:00 GMT 2013

Pawel Jasinski wrote:
> hi,
> after recent update I noticed a problem with 'git svn'
> first, it was complaining about 'address already taken'
> After restart and rebaseall I am getting:
> $ git svn rebase
> Current branch master is up to date.
> error: git-svn died of signal 6

I can confirm this:

$ git svn fetch
error: git-svn died of signal 6

This results in a perl.exe.stackdump file in cwd.

> Workaround: use cygwin to 1.7.18 (instead of 1.7.20)
This also worked for me.


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