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Re: v0.21.é / Windows / "Common Appdata" / Czech characters

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2003-07-04 01:25:11 CEST

marcus.rohrmoser@gmx.de wrote:

>Hi folks,
>I am having really huge troubles to create a new repository "svnadmin create
>xy" on a box running a czech windows.
>The folder "Application Data" is named - on this system - "data aplikací"
>which causes "svnadmin create xy" to stumble across the "í" which is not ascii.
>
>How can I work around this? I tried to rename the folder and change the
>references in the registry, but every call to "svnadmin create xy" resettes the
>Registry key
>HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/Software/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/explorer/ShellFolders/Common AppData to its old value.
>
>Help urgently wanted, for I am on hold until I can manage this.
>
>Greetings,
> M
>
>PS: The exact error message "svnadmin create xy" gives me is:
>svn: Invalid argument
>svn: Safe data:
>"C:\WINDOWS\All Users\Data aplikac"
>... was followed by non-ascii byte 237.
>
>Non-ascii character detected (see above), and unable to convert to UTF-8.
>
>
I suspect you don't have apr-iconv installed correctly. How did you
install Subversion? With the installer, or from binary package, or did
you build it yourself?

You have to have the apr-iconv binaries installed somewhere, and the
envoronment variable APR_ICONV_PATH must point at that installation.

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Brane Čibej   <brane_at_xbc.nu>   http://www.xbc.nu/brane/
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