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Re: svn 1.0.5: strange interaction

From: Matthew Rich <mrich_at_tigris.org>
Date: 2004-07-28 00:01:09 CEST

bah, it was just a permission problem lol, sorry about that. I should
have done a bit more research. :)
Cheers

On Tue, 2004-07-27 at 14:28, Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
> On Tue, 2004-07-27 at 16:01, Matthew Rich wrote:
>
> > hmm, now that I think about it the cron job was running svn dump as
> > root, which is probably not the best way of doing that, and there was a
> > root owned log file in the repository, which may have caused the
> > internal server error,
>
> Absolutely, and this is a FAQ. If you access the repository as 'root',
> then db files change ownership to root. Then apache tries to access
> them, and boom, it can't, and the database isn't shut down cleanly.
> Then you need to un-wedge it.
>
> Read this FAQ for more:
>
> http://subversion.tigris.org/project_faq.html#reposperms
>
>
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