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Re: Error not showing in TortoiseSVN when it shows in svn

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-05-16 22:05:55 CEST

si wrote:
> Hi,
> Just sent an email to the subversion users about an issue
> (subject: URL case insensitivity vs SVN case sensitivity)
> I didn't want to cross-post, but there was an issue where the svn
> command line returning an error, but TortoiseSVN didn't.
> Here's the relevant part:
> One of our developers stumbled across an interesting issue where he
> capitalised the repository name for a checkout when he shouldn't of.
> Both the Subversion command line tool and TortoiseSVN perform the
> checkout, and both failed on the commit. It's worth noting that you can
> only supply incorrect case on the server and repository name in the URL,
> you can't supply incorrect case in the repository path.
> Using svn 1.3.1, the error returned was:
> svn: Commit failed (details follow):
> svn: Authorization failed
> Using TortoiseSVN 1.3.3, there was no error message other than:
> Error Commit failed (details follow):
> [snip]
> We're using Subversion 1.3.1 accessed via ra_svn with authorization
> enabled.

Are you sure that this was the whole error shown by TSVN? Did you scroll
down in the list control? Because sometimes the last line isn't scrolled
into view correctly, but you can scroll down to see the last line.
(Just to make sure)
I checked the code and I also can't reproduce this with http access (ok,
haven't tried svn://, but I'd like to avoid installing svnserve just for


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Received on Tue May 16 22:06:20 2006

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