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Re: svn via httpd and repository permissions

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-08-03 01:43:24 CEST

On Mon, 2004-08-02 at 18:38, Nina Pham wrote:
> The repository is owned by root,

That is bad. Don't do that. Make it owned by the apache user.

> however to make it simple, I just make it to be readable and writable by
> anyone. When I did svn list --verbose file:///local/repos/
> 1 root Aug 02 16:21 dir1
> 1 root Aug 02 12:21 dir2
> But when I did svn co file:///local/repos/ I got a permission
> denied error message eventhough the repository can be readable and
> writable by anyone by permission granted(chmod 777) and by httpd.conf.

Show us an 'ls -lR' of the entire repository. And what user are you
running 'svn checkout' as? Root?

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