[webkit-dev] Need help in getting webkit code using git

n179911 n179911 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 4 21:57:51 PST 2009

I am trying to get Webkit source using git. But I get error saying
"possible repository corruption on the remote side".
Does anyone know how to fix this problem? I have tried using a newer
version of git (, but the error is the same.

Thank you.

~/Webkit $ git clone git://git.webkit.org/WebKit.git .
Initialized empty Git repository in /Users/samuel/Webkit/.git/
remote: error: failed to unpack compressed delta at offset 486539223
from ./objects/pack/pack-c7fcbbd90f8a0e469e7e218ffcef0bb43aa4114d.pack
remote: error: failed to read object
23c5a57a8a0c94e1b895d432e8799dbf5533dc18 at offset 486539219 from
remote: fatal: object 23c5a57a8a0c94e1b895d432e8799dbf5533dc18 is corrupted
remote: aborting due to possible repository corruption on the remote side.
fatal: early EOF
fatal: index-pack failed

~/Webkit $ git --version
git version

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