Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Git-review (was: Re: Fix bug in GSM MAP, have problems with
From: Hadriel Kaplan <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:28:17 -0400
On Mar 11, 2014, at 3:01 PM, Guy Harris <[email protected]> wrote:

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> On Mar 11, 2014, at 11:18 AM, Hadriel Kaplan <[email protected]> wrote:
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>> I see you have the 'pip install git-review' stuff on that page... fwiw, I've never gotten git-review to work on my Mac.  I got it installed with pip, but issuing any 'git review' command doesn't work.  I don't *think* it's a path problem, but instead whatever mechanics git-review did to hook itself into git's command parser
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> Git's command parser appears to be something similar to
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> 	system("git-" || the arguments to git);
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>> (through Python it seems)
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> 	$ which git-review
> 	/usr/local/bin/git-review
> 	$ file `which git-review`
> 	/usr/local/bin/git-review: Python script, ASCII text executable
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> so git-review is just a Python script with a #! header, so that an exec-family call (which includes posix_spawn() on systems, such as newer versions of OS X, that have it) on that file will run the Python interpreter on it.

Ahhh. So then it *is* a path problem.  Naturally 'pip install' put the "installed" binary in:
/opt/local/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.7/bin/
on my machine.  Because, ya know, it's so useful there.
:)

Thanks for the info - it workie now.

-hadriel