Friday, March 3, 2017

Jenkins Error : ERROR: Error cloning remote repo 'origin'

If you upgraded and you face following error. 
Started by user shrikant
Building on master in workspace /var/lib/jenkins/workspace/DEvops
Cloning the remote Git repository
Cloning repository
 > git init /var/lib/jenkins/workspace/DEvops # timeout=10
ERROR: Error cloning remote repo 'origin'
hudson.plugins.git.GitException: Could not init /var/lib/jenkins/workspace/DEvops
at org.jenkinsci.plugins.gitclient.CliGitAPIImpl$5.execute(
at org.jenkinsci.plugins.gitclient.CliGitAPIImpl$2.execute(
at hudson.plugins.git.GitSCM.retrieveChanges(
at hudson.plugins.git.GitSCM.checkout(
at hudson.scm.SCM.checkout(
at hudson.model.AbstractProject.checkout(
at hudson.model.AbstractBuild$AbstractBuildExecution.defaultCheckout(
at jenkins.scm.SCMCheckoutStrategy.checkout(
at hudson.model.AbstractBuild$
at hudson.model.Run.execute(
at hudson.model.ResourceController.execute(
Caused by: hudson.plugins.git.GitException: Error performing command: git init /var/lib/jenkins/workspace/DEvops

** Solution is This **

Enter Jenkins System Configure (Jenkins -> Manage Jenkins -> Configure System )
When you mention absolute path.

 Go Here
and check your git path e.g. /bin/git or /usr/local/bin/git, /usr/bin/git etc.
This error will go away! 


Vamshi Krishna said...

Thanks for sharing the very useful info about DevOps and keep updating........