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Re: 405 Method Not Allowed - error when trying to commit/update

From: Michael W Thelen <mike_at_pietdepsi.com>
Date: 2005-01-04 15:27:39 CET

Forwarding this response to the Subversion users list, because I think
it was meant to go there.

Kola Oyedeji wrote:
> Mike
> Thanks for the suggestions but none of them worked. if there is anyone
> with any insight into this I would be grateful.
> Thanks in advance
> On Fri, 24 Dec 2004 18:01:09 +0000, Kola Oyedeji <kolasmail@gmail.com> wrote:
>>Mike thanks for the response - The repository url hasn't changed and I
>>tried SVN cleanup a few times, made no difference. I will try your
>>other suggestions when I get a chance. Thanks
>>On Fri, 24 Dec 2004 09:08:04 -0700, Michael W Thelen <mike@pietdepsi.com> wrote:
>>>Kola Oyedeji wrote:
>>>>svn: Commit failed (details follow):
>>>>svn: MKCOL of /myrepose/': 405 Method Not Allowed (http://<repository server>)
>>>I don't know if this is your case, but I've most often seen this error
>>>message when using an incorrect repository URL. For example, "svn ls
>>>http://svn.collab.net/repos" (not the full repository path) instead of
>>>"svn ls http://svn.collab.net/repos/svn" (the correct path).
>>>The first thing I would try is "svn cleanup". That seems to clear up
>>>some working copy problems, and is a good first attempt.
>>>If that doesn't work, try running "svn info" on your working copy and
>>>see if the URL looks right. If not, something may have screwed it up.
>>>You might try "svn switch" (possibly with --relocate) to fix it. If
>>>*that* doesn't work, someone with more svn-fu than I will have to help
>>>you. :-)

Michael W Thelen
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Received on Tue Jan 4 15:30:59 2005

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