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Re: Trouble running TortoiseSVN on Windows Server 2008

From: steven higgan <steven.higgan_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2008 15:28:26 +1300

'target machine actively refused it' usually means that either the svn
service isnt running or a firewall | antiviri | viri is getting in the way.

i dont know what slicksvn is (google didnt help) but both the command line
and tsvn use the same code to talk to the server.

double check to see if there is anything that could get in the way.

On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 3:13 PM, Ronald M. Slosberg <rslosberg_at_gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi All,
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> Any help would be greatly appreciated…
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> I have just installed SlickSVN 1.5 on my new windows 2008 box. I set up
> svnserve as a windows service. *I can do a checkout using "svn checkout
> svn://localhost/test c:\test" from the command line on the local machine*.
> However, when I try to connect to the same repo, also from the local machine
> using TortoiseSVN, I get "Can't connect to host 'localhost': No connection
> could be made because the target machine actively refused it." I'm running
> TortoiseSVN 1.5.3, Build 13783 - 64 Bit.
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> The fact that I can do the same operation that fails in Tortoise from the
> command line leaves me dumbfounded.
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> Thanks
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> Ron
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Received on 2008-09-30 04:28:33 CEST

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