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Re: Manual username/password (Error: Server sent unexpected return value (403 Forbidden) in response to OPTIONS)

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2008 20:06:59 +0100

Erwin Coumans wrote:
>> Maybe it's not the server but a proxy which doesn't allow DAV requests.
>> Try using https instead of http so proxies can't interfere anymore.
>
> Unfortunately I was already using https, and it doesn't work.
>
> Using a command-line svn utility, I can simply provide the --username
> and --password options and that works fine.
>
> Why can't you simply add an optional username and password option in
> the TortoiseSVN GUI?

I could ask: why can't you simply configure your server to ask for
authentication instead of just failing?

Or: where would you put that option to pass username/password in TSVN?

Stefan

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Received on 2008-10-31 20:07:17 CET

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