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Re: Bug with TortoisePlink

From: Nick Miller <nicholas.j.miller_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2008 09:32:53 -0700 (PDT)

Hi RealHandy,

Great to hear that helped someone else. I am bit confused why no-one
from tortoise has written back about this issue. I ran across a number
of people having the same problem while Googling for a solution.

Best,
Nick

On Aug 12, 10:53 am, RealHandy <andrew.hol..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> YES! Clearing the host name from Putty solved this problem for me.
> Thanks, Nick!
>
> On Aug 4, 10:17 am, Nick Miller <nicholas.j.mil..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
>
> > Hello Tortoise Team,
>
> >   In tortoise SVN >= 1.5.x I have been experiencing problems
> > interfacing with my svn server through an SSH tunnel. For instance,
> > when checking out a project I will specify a URL like: "svn+ssh://
> > usern..._at_svn.example.com/path/to/repo/trunk".
>
> >   When proceeding with a checkout, I receive a dialog from
> > TortoisePlink asking "login as" even though I specified my login
> > information in the URL. That's a little weird, right? After keying in
> > the correct information, I receive an error message stating
> > "Connectionclosedunexpectedly".
>
> >    After doing some sleuthing I believe I figured out the issue: When
> > a user has set a default host name value in Putty, the TortoisePlink
> > behaves incorrectly. When I clear the registry value:
> > "HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > SimonTatham > Putty > Sessions >
> > Default%20Settings > HostName" everything starts working. This does
> > seem to occur in TortoiseSVN releases prior to 1.5.x
>
> >    I have confirmed this issue on another computer. This can be
> > replicated by the following steps:
>
> >    1. Open putty
> >    2. Click once on default settings to highlight it.
> >    3. Type in a value for the "Host Name (or IP address)" field.
> > (preferrably different than your SVN server)
> >    4. Click the save button
> >    5. Then click cancel.
> >    6. Now try to checkout a project with the svn+ssh protocol.
> >    7. You then should clear the mentioned registry value above to get
> > TortoisePlink to work again.
>
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Received on 2008-08-12 18:34:10 CEST

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