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authorChristopher Phang <>2016-09-26 13:48:05 +0000
committerPedro Alvarez <>2016-09-26 16:36:18 +0000
commit5cdb8bb57135ed9829bb55b16a781e713adc2154 (patch)
parenta3d3e81914b4bcb157ce862e15196294ac943b52 (diff)
gitdir: Re-introduce clone_into functions needed for the import toolHEADmaster
The clone_into functions were deprecated from commit 014a029ade9a045a839ca86c35690b218098ea33, but functions in baserock-import still depend on these functions. Change-Id: I7362e1ae70bf86677b0019248ca8538912507b51
2 files changed, 9 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/morphlib/ b/morphlib/
index 5f2ca7f6..063ec0e7 100644
--- a/morphlib/
+++ b/morphlib/
@@ -264,6 +264,12 @@ def is_valid_sha1(ref):
return len(ref) == 40 and all(x in string.hexdigits for x in ref)
+def clone_into(runcmd, srcpath, targetpath, ref=None):
+ '''Clones a repo in srcpath into targetpath, optionally directly at ref.'''
+ if ref is None:
+ runcmd(['git', 'clone', srcpath, targetpath])
+ else:
+ runcmd(['git', 'clone', '-b', ref, srcpath, targetpath])
def gitcmd(runcmd, *args, **kwargs):
'''Run git commands safely'''
diff --git a/morphlib/ b/morphlib/
index f1286b25..0189ccb6 100644
--- a/morphlib/
+++ b/morphlib/
@@ -484,6 +484,9 @@ class GitDirectory(object):
# Exact error is logged already by the runcmd() function.
raise NoGitRepoError(self.dirname)
+ def clone_into(self, dst, ref=None): #pragma: no cover
+ morphlib.git.clone_into(cliapp.runcmd, self.dirname, dst, ref=ref)
def checkout(self, branch_name): # pragma: no cover
'''Check out a git branch.'''
morphlib.git.gitcmd(self._runcmd, 'checkout', branch_name)