Device Family: Intel® Arria® 10 SX, Cyclone® V SE, Cyclone® V ST, Cyclone® V SX, Intel® Stratix® 10 SX

Intel Software: Quartus Prime

Type: Answers

Area: Embedded


Version Found: v19.1
Version Fixed: v19.1
Bug ID: 23903423482

ERROR: linux-altera-ltsi-4.9.78-ltsi+gitAUTOINC do_fetch: Fetcher failure: Unable to find revision in branch socfpga-4.9.78-ltsi even from upstream

Description

When compiling Linux, if you are fetching the kernel version 4.9.78-ltsi and older, you may see similar errors:

 

ERROR: linux-altera-ltsi-4.9.78-ltsi+gitAUTOINC do_fetch: Fetcher failure: Unable to find revision in branch socfpga-4.9.78-ltsi even from upstream

ERROR: linux-altera-ltsi-4.9.78-ltsi+gitAUTOINC do_fetch: Fetcher failure for URL: 'git://github.com/altera-opensource/linux socfpga.git;protocol=https;branch=socfpga-4.9.78-ltsi'. Unable to fetch URL from any source. 

ERROR: linux-altera-ltsi-4.9.78-ltsi+gitAUTOINC do_fetch: Function failed: base_do_fetch

Workaround/Fix

To work around this problem, fetch the latest kernel version in our GitHub branch below in the “Branch: master” tab: 

https://github.com/altera-opensource/linux-socfpga