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Re: Question regarding a "malformed header" problem

From: Erik Huelsmann <ehuels_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-11-29 11:01:53 CET

On 11/28/06, Brisset, Nicolas <Nicolas.Brisset@eurocopter.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> We have recently started using svn and are quite happy with it. It seems
> to be rock solid and gained user confidence quickly, however we have
> just met one case of "svn: Found malformed header in revision file"
> which makes us feel sort of uncomfortable...
> We are using version 1.3.0 on a Sun Solaris 8 machine, with a local
> (file:///) repository, which happens to be on a local disk (so no NFS
> involved here).

One of the things to make sure is to have APR 0.9.7 or newer (if
you're using the 0.9.x branch). It had a bug with flushing buffered
files which can mask file i/o errors so fsfs can't report them.

Upgrading to 1.4.2 is probably a good idea too.



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