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Re: Possible bug with svnserve and anon-access = write

From: Mark Phippard <markp_at_softlanding.com>
Date: 2005-11-01 19:12:02 CET

Paul Burba <paulb@softlanding.com> wrote on 11/01/2005 12:38:06 PM:

> While working on the ebcdic 1.3 port I found what I thought was a bug in

> our port code; but appears to be a general problem with svnserve in
> RC2 when using anonymous write access.
> Using this simple two-line svnserve.conf,
> [general]
> anon-access = write
> write attempts to the repos produce an authentication error:
> svnadmin.exe create /SVN/REPOS/SVN_ANON
> svnserve.exe -d -r /SVN/REPOS
> svn.exe mkdir -m "make dir" svn://burba-397/SVN_ANON/DirB
> svn: Authorization failed
> As I understand svnserve authorization this should work; it does with
> Can anyone replicate this?

I see the same problem with 1.3 RC 2 (on Win32).

I have to configure the password DB, realm and also add a username and
password. Then, I can do a mkdir/commit (after supplying credentials).


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