Although git-webkit works generically with most git and svn checkouts, Tools/Scripts/git-webkit ties itself to it's current checkout by default. We should instead use the default behavior, which is to respect the users current working directory.
Landed 245905@main (r287861)
*** Bug 235055 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Temporarily reverted in https://trac.webkit.org/changeset/287865/webkit
Reopening this issue.