Git Flow for SourceTree on Windows doesn't work

SourceTree outputs the following when I try to initialize Git Flow:

sh.exe C:\Users\[user]\AppData\Local\Atlassian\SourceTree\gitflow_local\gitflow\git-flow init -d

flags:FATAL unable to determine getopt version

Completed with errors, see above.

What is going wrong?

2 answers

1 accepted

Hi Steve,

We use 0.9.4.0 for Windows.

It appears though that the issue was a faulty git flow installation prior to the SourceTree install. I removed all git flow installation data and reinstalled SourceTree (after removing all SourceTree data as well)

After reinstallation of SourceTree, all is woorking fine! :)

What version of SourceTree are you using?

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Brian Ganninger
Published Jan 23, 2018 in Sourcetree

Tip from the team: workflow and keyboard shortcuts

Supported Platforms macOS Sourcetree has a lot to offer and, like many developer tools, finding and using it all can be a challenge, especially for a new user. Everyone might not love ...

251 views 0 3
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot