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Re: bzr checkout lp?


Mike Rooney wrote:
>    On Tue, Apr 7, 2009 at 5:40 PM, Andrew Bennetts
>    <[1]andrew.bennetts@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>      Strange, removing launchpad_username from my .bazaar.conf was all I
>      needed
>      to do make lp: URLs use HTTP.  I suppose you could try clearing out the
>      Launchpad parts of ~/.bazaar/authentication.conf (or whereever it is on
>      Windows) as well.  Which version of bzr?
>    I think I may have been doing it incorrectly. Once I realized what was
>    happening, my intuitions to clear this information was to do: 'bzr
>    launchpad-login ""' and 'bzr whoami ""' to clear everything. I think one
>    of those calls may have failed (the first one?) and I couldn't figure out
>    where the configuration file was stored on Windows to nuke it.

“bzr --version” will tell you where the configuration files live on your

>    As for the version, it was either 1.9 on py2.4 or 1.12 on py2.5 as I have
>    both installed (I was doing some python 2.4 testing before I had python
>    2.5 installed). But perhaps my above method of clearing those settings was
>    the culprit. Although, I really think I only set launchpad-login and
>    whoami after the checkout failed the first time. But I could be wrong.
>    Either way my specific case isn't a problem any more, I am just trying to
>    point out how an end-user might think and what assumptions they might make
>    that bzr/launchpad could attempt to work with.

Sure.  Thanks for the report!  I'm just trying to make sure you (and anyone
else interested on this list) know how to workaround this problem more
easily than you did :)