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Re: [bikeshed] Bikeshed is now on Python 3; update instructions enclosed

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 07:53:00 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDRvKJ0s_Co0qZrmxKY_Yvjag9mD99u3MNwSnWAKDiF=g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Fuqiao Xue <xfq@w3.org>
Cc: "spec-prod@w3.org Prod" <spec-prod@w3.org>
On Thu, Mar 19, 2020 at 8:54 PM Fuqiao Xue <xfq@w3.org> wrote:
> By the way, if I install Bikeshed using `pip3 install --user bikeshed`, running `bikeshed spec` emits the following warning:
>    fatal: not a git repository (or any of the parent directories): .git
>    WARNING: Couldn't discover the current Bikeshed version. Please report this error:
>    Command 'git rev-parse HEAD' returned non-zero exit status 128.
> If I install Bikshed by running `pip3 install -e .` in the Git repo, running bikeshed won’t emit such warning.

Ah, thanks for that, I'll fix shortly.

(I didn't run into this myself because I'm using pyenv, installed from
a git repo as well, so that codepath is successfully detecting that
it's being run inside *a* git repo, just not the one I was

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