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Re: Problems with Subversion, NFS and locking

From: Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name>
Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2010 17:18:24 +0200

Forwarding back to the list.

(@Christer, sorry for the duplicate)

Christer Edvartsen wrote on Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 17:01:50 +0200:
> On Thu, 28 Oct 2010 16:05:47 +0200, Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name>
> wrote:
> > Christer Edvartsen wrote on Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 15:54:45 +0200:
> >> Some weeks ago we switched from https (webdav) to svn+ssh when talking
> to
> >> our repos. Along with this switch came a locking issue. Sometimes when
> >> running svn up we get an error that some of the directories in the
> >> working
> >> copy we are trying to update is locked.
> >
> > What is the exact error message?
> >
>
> It says permission denied on some file that ends in /.svn/lock, that does
> not exist. I'm not at work now so I can't get the exact message.
>
> >> They are not locked in Subversion
> >
> > How did you determine this?
> >
> > (And are you talking about working copy administrative locks or about
> > the 'svn lock' kind of locks)
>
> Well, I have tried to force the error by just doing svn up several times
> in a row (and making sure no one is actually doing any commits in between).
> Suddenly it says that some random directory is locked, even if no one has
> done anything between the svn up's.
>
>
>
> --
> Christer Edvartsen
> http://cogo.wordpress.com/
Received on 2010-10-28 17:21:01 CEST

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