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Re: Weird SVN Auth issue

From: Phil Endecott <spam_from_subversion_users_at_chezphil.org>
Date: 2005-12-06 22:24:06 CET

> - - [06/Dec/2005:14:36:39 -0600]
> "PROPFIND /svn/myrepo/branches/jrichardson HTTP/1.1" 401 484
> - james [06/Dec/2005:14:36:41 -0600]
> "PROPFIND /svn/myrepo/branches/jrichardson HTTP/1.1" 404 313
> - james [06/Dec/2005:14:36:41 -0600]
> "PROPFIND /svn/myrepo/branches HTTP/1.1" 404 301

You get 401 when it doesn't give a username; it retries with the
username and now gets a 404. (Hmm, your first post mentioned a 405 as
well...) I went through something similar and was confused by the 404
thinking it meant "not found"; in the end it turned out to be a stupid
authentication mistake, as in this context 404 can also mean "not

If I were you I'd put a regular HTML file in there and get authenticated
access to that from a browser working. Then go back to Subversion. (Or
maybe you've already tried that?)


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Received on Tue Dec 6 22:26:33 2005

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