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Re: Trouble with locks and permissions

From: Lares Moreau <lares.moreau_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-02-07 21:12:05 CET

On Tue, 2006-02-07 at 12:54 -0700, Phillip Novess wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I was wondering if anybody has any setup advice for my working copies.
> Specifically, I am working on web based projects. I created a
> repository, imported my initial code, checked out a working copy. The
> working copy is actually my document root for a virtual host.
>
> The problem is I get lock problems on my working copy. The program
> uses Apache/PHP to create cache and prefs files. Since these are newly
> created by the application it wreaks havoc on my working copy. These
> prefs files are necessary for my revision. The only way I can get it to
> work is if I copy the auto generated files and directories off the
> server say using samba, then create them myself and add the files back
> in manually. Then all the locks are gone and I can checkin my code.
>
> This is why I'm thinking it's a permissions issue. However if I just do
> a chmod and chown i still have problems. And forget about svn cleanup.
> That's about a joke.
>
> Anybody have ideas?

Does the site run on a working copy of the repo?

If so, you could add the cache and prefs to svn:ignore, if you don't
need them.

-Lares

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