[TYPO3-core] Incubator troubles

Markus Klein klein.t3 at mfc-linz.at
Sun Nov 27 22:52:20 CET 2011

Hi Jigal,

I'm not sure if this might be related, but can you check if the git config for the submodule includes autosetuprebase=remote?
If not, I guess git merged some code which prohibits fast-forwarding now.

Kind regards

> Hi,
> Today I wanted to move some code to the Incubator project
> "graphicslibrary". I asked Steffen Ritter about the Git procedure (because he
> knows a lot about Git) and started working with it.
> I made a new directory, cloned the Incubator repository, checked out the
> branch graphicslibrary, updated submodules.
> Then I added a few files, committed them and pushed them. This seemed to
> work fine. Next I pulled and continued.
> Added some more files, committed them and wanted to push them too.
> Now it refused:
> git.exe push --progress  "origin"
> project-graphicslibrary:refs/heads/project-graphicslibrary
> To ssh://jigal@review.typo3.org:29418/TYPO3v4/Incubator.git
> ! [rejected]        project-graphicslibrary -> project-graphicslibrary
> (non-fast-forward)
> error: failed to push some refs to
> 'ssh://jigal@review.typo3.org:29418/TYPO3v4/Incubator.git'
> To prevent you from losing history, non-fast-forward updates were rejected
> Merge the remote changes (e.g. 'git pull') before pushing again.  See the
> 'Note about fast-forwards' section of 'git push --help' for details.
> The message suggests to pull first and then push again. No effect.
> I have no idea how to solve this.
> Steffen also noticed that the branch wasn't in sync with master (situation of
> somewhere in September). This isn't a real problem for now but it would be
> nice to test it later with the rest of the core as it is in master.
> --
> Kind regards / met vriendelijke groet,
> Jigal van Hemert.

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