# Re: Subversion crashing on a copy command. Where are the logs?

Date: 2005-10-31 23:34:26 CET

On Mon, 2005-10-31 at 21:36, Anastasios Angelidis wrote:
> Hi I'm running subversion svnserve, version 1.2.3 (r15833) as a windows
> service.
>
> When I run the following command: C:\SVNTesting>svn copy -r17
> svn://myserver/Test_Project/Trunk/index.html ./index.html
thats a little vague. I think, it should be
svn copy svn://myserver/Test_Project/Trunk/index.html_at_r17 ./index.html

> I get: svn: Can't read from connection: An existing connection was
> forcibly closed by the remote host.
>
> When I look at the Windows 2000 event viewer, I see: SVNService process
> ended prematurely: ("C:\Programming\Subversion\bin\svnserve.exe" "-d"
> "-r" "e:\\SVNRepositories")
>
> I can always reproduce this. I restart the service, I run some commands
> using Tortoise, to see that all is good. Then once I try the above copy
> command, bam!
hmmm, this is something we need to try to understand why. But, I dont
have the resources to try these out, right now. Maybe someone else could
give it a shot?

Regards,