git-clone hanging

Mohan Parthasarathy suruti94 at
Tue Jun 17 18:48:21 PDT 2008

I am not behind a firewall. It just seems to hang in connect system call..

Is there another simple way to get all the bits required for building X ?


On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 6:43 PM, François-Denis Gonthier <
neumann at> wrote:

> >>>>> "Mohan" == Mohan Parthasarathy <suruti94 at> writes:
>    Mohan> Hello, I am trying to build the Xserver and my git-clone
>    Mohan> command hangs sitting there. I can ping but
>    Mohan> nothing more.  Anything i am missing..
> Make sure your firewall is configured to let the git protocol go
> through.  I don't remember which port it is.  As I'm more used to
> Mercurial than Git, I once forgot that Git was using it's own protocol
> and bothered people in #xorg-devel with about the same question.
> F-D
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