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Re: Access is denied error on commit

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_googlemail.com>
Date: 2007-05-18 10:19:49 CEST

On 18/05/07, Jean-Marc van Leerdam <j.m.van.leerdam@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Guy,
>
> On 16/05/07, Guy Daniels <guy@guydaniels.com> wrote:
> > Hello all,
> >
> > I am suddenly getting this error repeatedly when I try to commit anything:
> >
> > Error: Can't open file 'C:\svn\db\write-lock': Access is denied.
> >
> > I've tried deleting the file write-lock, but it gets re-created and the
> same
> > error occurs.
>
> Take a look at the permissions on the repository folders and files. The user
> that is doing the commit needs write access to these files if I am not
> mistaken.

You are ;-) He is using svn:// protocol, so only svnserve needs write
access. But permissions is certainly something to check.

Simon

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