Opened 4 years ago

Closed 11 months ago

#1518 closed defect (fixed)

monotone documentation in http://www.i2p2.i2p is not current

Reported by: djjeshk Owned by: slumlord
Priority: minor Milestone: eventually
Component: www/i2p Version: 0.9.18
Keywords: docs Cc:
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Description (last modified by killyourtv)

Got lastest monotone client for windows from ​
I am trying to follow tutorial in ​http://www.i2p2.i2p/monotone but monotone client behaves diferent than mentioned in tutorial.
For example, if I execute

mtn --db="" read < keys.txt

it does not store anything in


but loads that keys directly in previously created database.

If I follow section Setting up trust evaluation hooks
then it mentions


folder that is not used at all.

Please provide link to a monotone version that was used to write that tutorial or update documentation.


Change History (8)

comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by killyourtv

  • Description modified (diff)

This site (www.i2p2.i2p) used to be the I2P eepsite mirror but it hasn't been updated for a few years. You want to follow http://i2p-projekt.i2p/en/get-involved/guides/monotone which is linked from and in the router console.

Where did you find a reference to www.i2p2.i2p?

comment:4 Changed 4 years ago by killyourtv

  • Status changed from new to infoneeded_new

comment:5 Changed 4 years ago by djjeshk

  • Status changed from infoneeded_new to new

comment:6 Changed 4 years ago by djjeshk

http://i2p-projekt.i2p/en/get-involved/guides/monotone contains almost the same information with that .monotone folder.

PS. did a i2p.i2p pull successfully, but checkout shows

mtn: misuse: branch 'i2p.i2p' is empty

with monotonerc file and there is no matter if trusted_signers is empty or not. I created .monotone folder manually and put monotonerc file in that folder.

Version 0, edited 4 years ago by djjeshk (next)

comment:7 Changed 3 years ago by str4d

  • Keywords docs added
  • Milestone changed from undecided to eventually
  • Status changed from new to open

comment:8 Changed 11 months ago by zzz

  • Owner set to slumlord
  • Status changed from open to assigned

comment:9 Changed 11 months ago by slumlord

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from assigned to closed

http://www.i2p2.i2p/ isn't functioning, based upon my testing.

When I set up my local copy of the monotone database based on the available instructions, I had no issues.

I just tested the monotonerc file in the suggested manner, and saw the following message during a check-out:

mtn: misuse: branch 'i2p.i2p' is empty

Adding in the trusted_signers section allows for a successful check-out.

As far as I can tell there are no issues either with the given instructions on http://i2p-projekt.i2p/en/get-involved/guides/monotone or with the suggested monotonerc file so I am going to close this issue. Please re-open if necessary.

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