Problem in getting Android source code from Google repo as per i.MX Android r9.3 User Guide

Discussion created by Srinivasan on Nov 10, 2011
Latest reply on Nov 11, 2011 by Daiane Angolini


As specified in the

i.MX Android R9.4 User Guide

in section

2. Build Android for i.MX

2.1 Get Android Source Code (Android/Kernel/U-Boot)

While getting the Android source code from Google repo, wen i was executing the  following step:

ubuntu@ubuntu-laptop:~/myandroid$ ./repo init -u git:// -b android-2.2.1_r1


I was facing the below problem while downloading the android-2.2.1_r1 in the terminal window  of ubuntu

Getting manifest ...
   from git://[0:]: errno=Connection refused
fatal: unable to connect a socket (Connection refused)
fatal: cannot obtain manifest git://


Could ne body pls kindly do the needful in resolving the above issue so that i can proceed further


ne help would be greatly appreciated


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