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RE: Using TSVN to connect to multiple repositories on same server?

From: Erik Hemdal <erik_at_comprehensivepower.com>
Date: 2007-07-13 16:25:16 CEST

> I just installed Subversion (love it, love it, love it!) on
> my Windows machine and need help using multiple repositories
> from a TortoiseSVN (love it, too!) client.
>
> I've created two repositories. I want one to use for my
> projects, and I want to provide svn hosting for a friend of
> mine in the second repository. I want to use different
> usernames/passwords to keep him out of my stuff. (He'd like
> to keep me out of his stuff, too, but I own the server so
> he's sunk there.
> <g>)
>
> I've edited the /conf/passwd files on the two repositories to
> allow access to each repository as appropriate.
>
> The problem is that when I use TortoiseSVN to connect to my
> server using the svn://www.mydomain.com syntax, I can only
> access the first repository.

It might help to see the specific URL you are trying to use. It sounds like
you are using svnserve for your server.

For me, something like

svn://host.domain.com/repo1

and

svn://host.domain.com/repo2

work just fine. If a user doesn't have permissions on a particular repo,
then he won't be able to get at files. If you use TortoiseSVN, you can see
the base of the repository even if there's nothing really there. That is,
you'll see what looks like to top of the repository in the TSVN Repository
Browser, but you'll get an error if you try to drill down into it.

Erik

>
> I suspect I may have missed this in the client documentation,
> but how to I connect to a different repository using TortoiseSVN?
>
> Thanks so much!
>
>
>
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