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Re: svn vicious circles: can't set file..... read-write:Access is denied/or/working copy locked -> cleanup failed

From: Ben Voigt <richardvoigt_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2008 12:15:26 -0700 (PDT)

On Oct 10, 2:40 am, Pompi Diplan <podip..._at_microsoft.com> wrote:
> My machine (Window 2008, CollabNet, TortoiseSvnChapter 1.5.2, Build 13595 - 32 Bit, AnkhSvn) has entered a vicious circle of Svn symptoms and I don't know how to get it out of it :).

Everything you've described sounds like an ACL denying write access.

Windows 2008 !!!

You're having UAC issues I think. Any chance that you touched any of
the files with a process "Run as administrator" so that they might
have High integrity marking or not writable by your restricted token?

>
> It's a fresh client, with a fresh update. Worked for 6hours on the dir 'C:\STELVIO\trunk\SEP\Simulators\SearchEngineSimulator\Test\Microsoft
>
> When tried to update, I get:
>
> *********Error:     Working copy "C:\stelvio\trunk\sep\simulators\searchenginesimulator\Test" locked***********
>
> [cid:image001...._at_01C92A6E.BCAF1610]
>
> I try cleanup and I get:
>
> ************Cleanup failed to process the following paths:******************
> C:\stelvio\trunk\sep\simulators\searchenginesimulator\Test
> [cid:image002...._at_01C92A6E.BCAF1610]
>
> FAQ:
>
> Question: did you try unlocking dirs? Answer: yes, I unlock it from any process with Unlocker.exe. No difference.
> Question: did you try killing TSVNcache.exe? Answer: yes. No difference.
> Question: did you try renaming upper dirs (like trunk) while unlocking? Answer: yes. No difference.
> Question: did you cleaning up upper dirs (like trunk)? Answer: yes. No difference.
> Question: did you try removing the VS add in (Ankh)? Answer: yes. No differentce.
> Question: are the same symptoms present if you use VisualSvn add in? Answer: Yes. No adf;slkjasdf :)
>
> [cid:image003...._at_01C92A6E.BCAF1610]
>
> Sometime the circle of symptoms described above involve starting errors a la: ********can't set file..... read-write:Access is denied****
>
> Obviously, any ***other*** ideas are welcome :).
>
> Thanks,
> Pompi
>
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