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Re: Problems connecting to svn+ssh server

From: Robert Dailey <rcdailey_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Jun 2008 21:51:33 -0500

On Mon, Jun 9, 2008 at 9:21 PM, Milen A. Radev <milen_at_radev.net> wrote:

> 2008/6/9 Robert Dailey <rcdailey_at_gmail.com>:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have svn 1.5RC9 running through SSH on ubuntu server of mine, however I
> > cannot connect to it via TortoiseSVN. I also cannot connect to it via
> plink
> > on windows using the svn command line. I can connect just fine from
> another
> > linux machine, I just cannot connect to it via a windows machine.
> >
> > My test case was to connect to my repository with this link through the
> repo
> > browser:
> >
> > svn+ssh://server/svn_root/svn/personal/projects/vfx/vfx
> >
> > However, the repo browser just hangs infinitely and does not go away,
> even
> > after 3 hours of waiting. I ALT+TAB around and try to find any hidden
> login
> > windows, but I see nothing else open. I'm currently using Windows XP and
> > TortoiseSVN 1.5 (the latest as of a couple of days ago).
> >
> > I posted this issue on the subversion user mailing list, however they
> have
> > not been able to help me very much with the issue. Why would I be able to
> > connect from linux but not from windows? Why is TortoiseSVN hanging? Help
> is
> > greatly appreciated. This was supposed to be simple but I ended up
> wasting
> > the whole weekend trying to get it to work. Thanks for any help.
>
>
> A wild guess - the ssh client prompt you with a message (e.g. "the
> server's fingerprint is ... will you accept this key?" etc.) but you
> can't see this because TSVN does not show it to you (no stdout/err).
> So it waits for your response.
> The only problem with this explanation is that you should be able to
> login using putty just fine.

I _am_ able to log into putty just fine.
Received on 2008-06-10 04:51:44 CEST

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