Bamboo hg error pulling bitbucket subrepository

We have bitbucket hosted repositories with several subrepositories, when I try to pull a repository with a subrepository it fails with this message: stderr: abort: repository <sub repository name> not found! This of course fails the build since it couldn't pull the source.

The Repository structure looks sort of like this:

dev_all_main_repository =

- subrepository1 =

- subrepository2 =

- subrepository2_subrepository1 =

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Hm... Have you tried to disable "repository caching" in the plan's repository advanced configuration? There should be a checkbox "Disable repository caching" there, which is supposed to enable subrepositories support.

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Problem is still happening with "Disable repository caching" checked. Have tried many different configurations and this error still occurs with the subrepo.

Attached is the failed build log from a test repo that is very simple:

main \ a.txt


\component \ b.txt

where .hgsub is component = component

The repo and subcomponent clone fine from the command line. Not sure why this is failing in Bamboo.

One thing that seemed curious in the log is "Removing '/var/bamboo-home/xml-data/build-dir/RT-TEST-JOB1' as it does not contain a valid hg repository ".

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