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cmd/go: go get fails with git version 1.7.1 on CentOS 6.9 #28550
What version of Go are you using (
Actually, we added the
Most recent systems have 2.7.4. Git 1.7 seems to have been released on 2010. Not sure how far back are we willing to go to support git versions. Perhaps it goes back to @bcmills' comment here to explicitly specify a minimum git version.
changed the title from
Go modules fails with old version Git (unknown revision)
cmd/go: go get fails with git version 1.7.1
Nov 2, 2018
#26746 tracks defining a minimum support version of git (or perhaps instead a set of supported distro versions).
One comment from there:
1.7 is pretty old.
@adam8157 are you able to upgrade your version of git?