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Re: Issue with creating FSFS repository on network drive

From: Ashraf Memon <ashrafhere_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2008 12:39:56 -0700 (PDT)

Dear Stefan, Thanks for replying quickly. I totally appreaciate it. >You don't have all the required permissions. 'write permission' is not >really defined. You might be able to create folders. But can you also >create files? Can you move those files? Can you rename folders/files? >Can you change the permissions on those files? Can you change the >attributes? Can you delete them? I am able to do all this using Windows explorer. But does that mean that Tortoise SVN has the permissions too, how do I check that. I believe I am using linux samba server that comes embeded with the drive. >you're lucky I already started writing an answer before I read that. >Usually when someone writes the word "ASAP", I immediately move that >mail to the "respond later" folder, or I delete the mail right away - >that depends on my mood. My mistake, I should have read the etiquites of this mailing list before writing ASAP. >Don't forget to read the FAQ: http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org/faq.html#reponoserver I read this, truely a great pointer for people like me. But I run a very lost cost solution to share/archive/version†files in the home network and don't have a spare machine to run the server that can be access†by 2 laptops. Please respond to this email at your convenience. Again thanks for your reply. Be Positive, Ashraf Memon What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail? - Dr. Robert Schuller ----- Original Message ---- From: Stefan KŁng <tortoisesvn@gmail.com> To: users@tortoisesvn.tigris.org Sent: Friday, August 22, 2008 2:33:06 AM Subject: Re: Issue with creating FSFS repository on network drive Ashraf Memon wrote: > Dear all, >† > I am getting a error while creating FSFS repository on network drive. >† > Here is the environment >† > MacBook Pro running bootcamp with the latest patch 2.1 > OS: Windows XP Pro with Service Pack 3 > Tortoise SVN version 1.5.2 > Network Drive: 500 GB IOmega home network drive >† > What I did do: >† > Connected to the network drive using samba (installed by default on the > network drive), connected using windows explorer and assigned drive z:. > Now I create a folder using explorer and then right click on the folder > and click "Create Repository Here" it come back with an error saying, >† >† † "Subversion reported an error while creating a repository! >† † † † Make sure the folder is empty and not write protected." >† > I know I have write permission, as I am able to create new folders to it. Define "write permission" please. Try to keep your definition below 5 pages. You don't have all the required permissions. 'write permission' is not really defined. You might be able to create folders. But can you also create files? Can you move those files? Can you rename folders/files? Can you change the permissions on those files? Can you change the attributes? Can you delete them? > Does anyone else have the same problem, if so can you please help, I > need to get this up and running ASAP. you're lucky I already started writing an answer before I read that. Usually when someone writes the word "ASAP", I immediately move that mail to the "respond later" folder, or I delete the mail right away - that depends on my mood. Don't forget to read the FAQ: http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org/faq.html#reponoserver Stefan -- † † † ___ † oo† // \\† † † "De Chelonian Mobile" (_,\/ \_/ \† † TortoiseSVN † \ \_/_\_/>† † The coolest Interface to (Sub)Version Control † /_/† \_\† † http://tortoisesvn.net
Received on 2008-08-22 21:40:18 CEST

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