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[Re: svn: PROPFIND request failed upon file add --HELP]

From: Frank Gruman <fgatwork_at_verizon.net>
Date: 2005-09-01 19:44:08 CEST

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: svn: PROPFIND request failed upon file add --HELP
Date: Thu, 01 Sep 2005 13:43:24 -0400
From: Frank Gruman <fgatwork@verizon.net>
To: Ernst Johannes <jernst+tigris.org@netmesh.us>
References: <1DC9AF4F-70C2-46F5-8CC2-D7E5BE2F1294@netmesh.us>

Do you have more than one repository?

If not, change your Apache config from SVNParentPath to SVNPath. This
should solve that problem. If you do have more than one repository,
then using the above, you would have to follow your domain with the
repository name.

Regards,
Frank

Ernst Johannes wrote:

> I'm at the end of my stick, and Google is of no help. I'm getting the
> following error message, every time I try to add a new file or rename
> an existing file:
>
> svn: PROPFIND request failed on '/websites/trunk/www.metamodel.com/
> INSTALL.txt'
>
> Of course, it can't do a PROPFIND, the file doesn't exist yet! So
> what's wrong here?
>
> I doing this, for example:
>
> [jernst]$ svn info INSTALL
> Path: INSTALL
> Name: INSTALL
> URL: <some-url starting with http:// ... edited>
> Repository UUID: 34f2091e-d9fd-0310-bbcc-f5f6c5d413fd
> Revision: 5
> Node Kind: file
> Schedule: normal
> Last Changed Author: jernst
> Last Changed Rev: 3
> Last Changed Date: 2005-08-08 13:51:07 -0700 (Mon, 08 Aug 2005)
> Text Last Updated: 2005-09-01 09:44:55 -0700 (Thu, 01 Sep 2005)
> Properties Last Updated: 2005-09-01 09:44:55 -0700 (Thu, 01 Sep 2005)
> Checksum: 3803b5613d4536a4af1c1e95964917c4
>
> [jernst]$ svn mv INSTALL INSTALL.txt
> A INSTALL.txt
> D INSTALL
> [jernst]$ svn commit . -m 'add extension to INSTALL file'
> Deleting www.metamodel.com/INSTALL
> Adding www.metamodel.com/INSTALL.txt
> svn: Commit failed (details follow):
> svn: PROPFIND request failed on '/websites/trunk/www.metamodel.com/
> INSTALL.txt'
> svn: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem
>
>
> The apache error log says this, at the same time:
>
> [Thu Sep 01 10:05:24 2005] [error] [client 204.145.147.224] (20014)
> Error string not specified yet: Can't open file '/data/svn/error/
> format': No such file or directory
> [Thu Sep 01 10:05:24 2005] [error] [client 204.145.147.224] Could not
> fetch resource information. [500, #0]
> [Thu Sep 01 10:05:24 2005] [error] [client 204.145.147.224] Could not
> open the requested SVN filesystem [500, #2]
> [Thu Sep 01 10:05:24 2005] [error] [client 204.145.147.224] Could not
> open the requested SVN filesystem [500, #2]
>
> There are some posts of mod_deflate prior to Apache 2.0.48 causing
> this, but I'm not running either. Otherwise I'm clueless what those
> things might mean -- for example, I don't have a file /data/svn/error/
> format. In fact, I have no idea where it got the directory /data/svn/
> error from, because I don't have any directory called 'error' anywhere.
>
> My apache config:
>
> <Location />
> DAV svn
> SVNParentPath /data/svn
>
> AuthType Basic
> AuthName "SVN Realm"
> AuthUserFile ...edited
> AuthGroupFile ...edited
> Require group ...edited
> </Location>
>
>
> This is RedHat, Kernel 2.4.21-32.0.1.ELsmp
> Apache/2.0.54
> svn, version 1.2.3 (r15833), downloaded and compiled fresh last night.
> This is a file-based repository, does not use Sleepycat
> 1.2.1 behaved the same way I believe.
>
>
> Your help, if any, is very much appreciated.
>
>
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