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Re: Connection error.

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-04-24 18:04:25 CEST

firebrand wrote:
> When I try to CheckOut the files from the SVN repository, the program prints
> this output:
>
> "PROPFIND request failed on '/svnroot/project/trunk/module'
> PROPFIND of '/svnroot/project/trunk/module': could not connect to server
> (https://svn.sourceforge.net)"

Since this is a sourceforge project, why did you edit the error message?
I guess since this is an open source project, you just could have
provided the original error message so we know with which project you
have problems and try ourselves.

> The strange part is that when I browse through the repository using SVNView and
> get to the module directory, I get exactly the same error, I'm connecting

That means it's not a problem with TSVN. Even your browser shows that
error, so it's definitely a problem with either the server, the project
or your network settings.

> through a PROXY connection, and I have read that TSVN has problems for
> connecting through a PROXY connection, could someone give some tips?? Thanks a
> lot! ;)

Where did you read that TSVN has problems when connecting through a
proxy? That's just not true. All you have to do is properly configure
the proxy settings (in the TSVN settings dialog, network page).
There are however problems with proxy servers: some of them don't allow
PROPFIND requests (they're not used for 'normal' webbrowsing, so some
proxies just block them). But that's a problem of those proxies, not TSVN.

Stefan

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Received on Mon Apr 24 18:04:42 2006

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