Git plugin is not working in spirateam5?

Monday, April 1, 2019

Hi There,


i wanted to start use git plugin in our spirateam, and i tried to connecting with (a public repo just for practice).

The required files are copied. GitProvider.dll Inflectra.Global.dll LibGit2Sharp.dll git2.dll

I built that provider with these parameters:

Connection Info:

Belépés: (user)

Jelszó: (pass)


Custom 01: C:\ProgramData\Inflectra\Spira\GitProvider\githe


Connection is successfully created whit these credetials.

After that I activate it for project (Project settings successfully updated.)

But when i'm try to listing entries from repo on source code view, i get this error message:

Invalid command: The source code repository browser is currently initializing. Please refresh the page and try again.


In event log i've got some error: 

Starting background thread to update Source code Cache 'GitProvider_2'

Unable to retrieve branches for repository 'C:\ProgramData\Inflectra\Spira\GitProvider\githe' Error while running SourceCodeUpdate.

this folder:  C:\ProgramData\Inflectra\Spira\GitProvider\ - is empty.


So we can't  use it. 

Our spirateam version is

Would you be so kind and help me to use it?


Thanks in advance!


1 Replies
Monday, April 1, 2019
re: gergelytakacs Monday, April 1, 2019

Hi Gergely,

The plugin definitely works in general with SpiraTeam 5.

Could you please log a support ticket so that we can better assist.



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