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Re: Can't get shared lock on win98

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2005-01-23 23:53:15 CET

Dmitry Molotchko wrote:

>Hello!
>I have problem with subversion 1.1.3 on win98
>I created plain text database on win2000 with subversion 1.0.x
>and try checkout this repository on win98 but get this errors :(
>
>svn: Unable to open an ra_local session to URL
>svn: Unable to open repository 'file:///c:/svn/Docs'
>svn: Can't get shared lock on file 'c:/svn/locks/db.lock'
>
>path to repository is correct
>
>how I can checkout my files from repository on win98?
>
>
You can't, not the way you're doing it. See

    http://subversion.tigris.org/faq.html#portability

You can use win98 as a client, contacting the repository server via the
http:// or svn:// protocols, but you can't use the file:// protocol or
host the repository on the win98 machine.

-- Brane

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