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Provide better errors around git commands on Specs failing #2213
I was trying to install my first pod using "pod install". The process aborted with the error
After several days of trying, I finally ran the following commands which fixed the problem.
Also, the Cocoapods webpage suggests uninstalling and reinstalling cocoapods as a possible fix to problems. Part of the uninstall process should be
which would have also fixed this problem.
I think you got hit by the Git bug we encountered in january, http://blog.cocoapods.org/Repairing-Our-Broken-Specs-Repository/
You're right, this is probably the cause. I'm suggesting that there should be better error reporting and better instructions on how to uninstall cocoapods, so that no one else needs to spend so much time figuring this out. There is nothing in the error message that indicates this might be the problem.
On May 31, 2014, at 05-31, 10:50 AM, Orta firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: