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Re: [mod_dav_svn] Constant Need to Recover

From: Harrison B. Caudill <kungfoo_at_cc.gatech.edu>
Date: 2004-03-04 07:35:03 CET

On Thu, 4 Mar 2004, Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:

> On Thu, 2004-03-04 at 00:21, Harrison B. Caudill wrote:
> > I have the mod_dav_svn plugin up and functioning 'properly', but It seems
> > to be causing a problem:
> >
> > every commit or other commit, it will require an svnadmin recover.
> >
> > I'm afraid I can't be very rigorous about reproduction of the error, If I
> > figure that part out I'll let you know. I'm just hoping that someone has
> > seen this before.
> Yes, it usually means permissions are messed up. Is *anything* other
> than apache ever accessing the repository? Perhaps svnserve, or a
> client using file:///? Or svnlook?
> When a repository wedges, it's almost always because some process didn't
> cleanly detach from the database. Perhaps apache is segfaulting, or
> you're hitting Control-C when accessing via svnlook or file:/// ?

I havn't Ctrl-C'd during a commit, co, or anything else, but I have
probably stopped it while viewing it online. I *do* access the same
repository via file:// as well as svn+ssh://. Right now they all belong
to the svn group, the www user is a part of the svn group, and I have done
chmod -R g+rwX * on the repositories. I've even played w/ accessing via
the web while i'm in the middle of a commit process and found it pretty
thread safe, which is one reason this confuses me so much.

Harrison Caudill                        |  .^        www.hypersphere.org
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Georgia Institute of Technology         | v'         I'm just a normal guy
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