Trouble cloning repository and submodules using ssh.

I'm trying to clone a git repository and I get the following error message. I'm not sure what that message means. I have tried a number of things to try to fix it, but I was not successful.

(java.lang.RuntimeException : com.atlassian.bamboo.repository.RepositoryException: Cannot fetch branch '(unresolved) fa960aa' from 'ssh://git@{StashURL}/cm/cpa-mc-windows.git' to source directory 'C:\Bamboo\xml-data\build-dir\CMC-PDD-JOB1\cpa-mc-windows'. com.atlassian.bamboo.plugins.git.GitCommandException: command C:\progra~2\Git\bin\git.exe ls-remote ssh://40fae8cf-0aae-4390-ac9e-b0b70ede372e@127.0.0.1:64977/cm/cpa-mc-windows.git failed with code 128. Working directory was [C:\Bamboo\xml-data\build-dir\CMC-PDD-JOB1\cpa-mc-windows]., stderr: [error: cannot spawn C:\Windows\system32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\Temp\bamboo-ssh.41538fd5.bat: No such file or directory, fatal: unable to fork])

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Hi Chris,

This issue most likely due to the fact that you have not defined an ssh excecutable to the environment variables OR there is space in the path. A test you could do to isolate if this is an issue with bamboo, is to try to clone the repository manually from a command line and see if it works

Regards,

Sultan

Hi Sultan,

Thank you for your reply. That fixed part of the problem (The space in the path). I still had a similar issue but it was an a permissions issue with the temp folder for the agent.

Thanks,

Chris

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