Affects Version/s: 1.7.6
Fix Version/s: 1.9.0
When attempting to run the Release & Promotion step of a successful build that has a Artifactory Maven 3 task the build will fail if Symbolic Links are part of the git repository.
The error will look like this:
With the error occuring during checkout branch phase:
I looked into it and extracted the plugin jar (bamboo-artifactory-plugin-1.7.6.jar) and viewed its pom.xml file (META-INF\maven\org.jfrog.bamboo\bamboo-artifactory-plugin\pom.xml) which showed me the following dependency information for JGit:
Which from viewing JGit Bug 354367 this appears to be resolved as of version 3.7 which means the JGit dependency in the plugin requires updating in order for Symbolic Links to work within Git Repositories during the Release & Promition step.