Is my cloning stuck or is it just taking a long time? Edited

I'm very new to git and I've been cloning a repo from BitBucket cloud in SourceTree to my local machine for roughly an hour now. My internet connection is average and so I'd usually chalk this up to a large repo (I don't have access to check the repo size in BitBucket but I'm cloning an organization's entire website, so I assume it's quite large).

However, the loading bar for the cloning process is full, yet the the output is stuck on "cloning into '<path to repo>'. . ."

Apparently there's no way to accurately check the progress of a clone, but this seems like an abnormally long time. Does this sound like the cloning is stuck or has encountered an error somewhere?

 

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Apparently it was an issue with SSH. After about 2.5 hours the clone failed and I tried again using HTTPS. It worked fine.

Hi Luca,
Same issue here. Could you fix it later?

Hello Ahmedur,

As I mentioned above, all I had to do was use HTTPS and the clone was successful.

Unfortunately I don't remember any more of the details of this issue.

Best of luck!

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