[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: Subversion on SuSE (9.1)

From: Paul Puschmann <paul.puschmann_at_medcom-service.de>
Date: 2004-08-04 09:59:53 CEST

>>I just wanted to say, that I gave up to run Subversion on SuSE.
> Didn't realize you were having that many problems. I'm currently using
> most of the SuSE packages on 9.1. The exception is neon... IIRC, neon's
> all the way back at 0.24.4. :-/ So, I downloaded neon from webdav.org,
> untarred it into /usr/local/src, and did the following:
> ./configure --with-expat --with-ssl --enable-shared
> make
> make install
> Then I downloaded the Subversion tarball, untarred it into /usr/local/src,
> and ran:
> ./configure --with-zlib --with-swig --with-ssl \
> --with-apxs=/usr/sbin/apxs2 --with-apr=/usr/bin/apr-config \
> --with-apr-util=/usr/bin/apu-config --with-neon=/usr/local
> make
> make swig-py
> make install
> make install-swig-py
> In the past, I've built Apache2 from scratch as well, and just used the
> following to make and install it:
> ./configure --enable-mods-shared=all
> make
> make install
> If you build you're own Apache, you need to do it before you build
> Subversion, and then point Subversion to the installed libraries using
> the --with-apr and --with-apr-util.
> It looks like a lot, but it really isn't. I've been building this stuff
> for several years now, and have only hit minor problems here and there.
> In those cases, it was mostly libtool giving me a headache... it would
> pick up the dependencies of the SuSE installed Apache, but would actually
> link against the correct ones. In the end, it caused my libraries to be
> linked against both expat and xml2. Things should run pretty smooth on
> SuSE 9.1 though.
> If you get brave enough to try again, I'm more than willing to walk you
> through the process.

Thank you for this message.

I will install SuSE 9.1 again on my laptop (after gentoo base system has
finished compiling) and use it as test-environment.

I will contact you... perhaps there is a good end to it.

Kind regards,


To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Wed Aug 4 10:00:37 2004

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Users mailing list.