[vlc-devel] unable to git clone using http

Roger Pack rogerdpack2 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 21 22:16:45 CEST 2010

Hi all.  This may be old news, but thought I'd point it out.

This page

says "you can also use http..."

however when I attempt it, I get this:

C:\dev\ruby\downloads>git clone http://git.videolan.org/git/vlmc
Initialized empty Git repository in C:/dev/ruby/downloads/vlmc/.git/
fatal: http://git.videolan.org/git/vlmc/info/refs not found: did you
run git update-server-info on the server?

git version

Any thoughts there?
(As a side, it might be worth maintaining an official clone on
github--it has working http et al, as well as easy searchability et

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