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Re: Regression bug (Windows Vista)

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-12-11 11:05:49 CET

Simon Large wrote:
> On 11/12/2007, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Jeff Goodenough wrote:
>>> Stefan Küng wrote:
>>>> Jeff Goodenough wrote:
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>
>>>>> I installed the nightly build to fix the bug on Windows Vista where
>>>>> the Export function does not work on the 1.4.5 release.
>>>>>
>>>>> Our SVN moved to a new host, and the nightly build hung when trying
>>>>> to do a clean checkout from the new host. I had to re-install 1.4.5
>>>>> in order to get the dialog to accept the "Do you trust this host?"
>>>>> message. The problem is still there on the latest nightly build so
>>>>> presumably this is a regression.
>>>> You also need to clear the log cache if you moved the repository but
>>>> made it keep its UUID (i.e., if you did not do a dump/load cycle when
>>>> moving the repository).
>>>>
>>>> Stefan
>>>>
>>> I am a remote user - I assume the people who maintain the repository (on
>>> a Linux system) did all that stuff (since it worked for everyone else -
>>> Linux users and one Windows XP user running Tortoise SVN 1.4.5). One
>>> Linux user mentioned the need to empty out the known_hosts file.
>>>
>>> Anyhow, I hope this report is useful - since 1.4.5 does what it needs to
>>> do and the nightly build doesn't :)
>> The log cache is *not* on the server: that's a new feature in the
>> nightly builds. You must clear that cache yourself.
>
> It sounds like this problem occurs during checkout and is related to
> authentication, not log caching.

But the log cache also caches the repo root url and the head revision,
which are both asked for before we actually do the checkout. That means,
if the log cache gets confused due to relocated repos, the checkout
doesn't get over the initial errors and stops.

Stefan

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