[Numpy-discussion] Trouble cloning numpy Github repo over HTTP

Scott Sinclair scott.sinclair.za@gmail....
Tue Nov 9 05:28:10 CST 2010

On 30 September 2010 10:15, Scott Sinclair <scott.sinclair.za@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm behind a firewall that doesn't allow me to use the git protocol so
> I can't use the git:// URL.
> I see the following problem:
> $ git clone http://github.com/numpy/numpy.git numpy
> Initialized empty Git repository in /home/scott/external_repos/numpy/.git/
> error: RPC failed; result=22, HTTP code = 417
> I never have trouble cloning other repos off of Github over HTTP.

For what it's worth, someone posted a work-around at
that works for me..


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