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RE: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem

From: Durden, Paul <Paul.Durden_at_avocent.com>
Date: 2006-02-14 22:17:49 CET

I believe you either need to use
    SVNParentPath /sas/svnrepos
then use URLs like http://hostname/repos/crma/turnk/...

OR use
    SVNPath /sas/svnrepos/crma
Then use URLs like http://hostname/repos/trunk/...

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From: ilmars.katajs-paeglis@chase.com
[mailto:ilmars.katajs-paeglis@chase.com]
Sent: Tuesday, February 14, 2006 2:52 PM
To: users@subversion.tigris.org
Subject: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem

...Subversion install...so many nerve cells are dead and the thing still
does not work over the network...can somebody help?

Here is what I did: 1) downloaded subversion and supporting packages
from sunfree.com for SPARC/Solaris 9. 2) package add worked fine, ldd
svn worked fine = everything match. 3) created repository with svnadmin
create , imported project with file:/// = check in check out works fine
(repo location sas/svnrepos)

4) went to configure Apache2 (note apache was already installed).
        Added following lines to config file:

        LoadModule dav_svn_module modules/mod_dav_svn.so
        LoadModule authz_svn_module modules/mod_authz_svn.so

Changed user and group to reflect user and group that the repository was
created with.

Plus added location lines:

        <Location /repos>
                    DAV svn
                    SVNPath /sas/svnrepos
        </Location>
THere is only one repository in sas/svnrepos = crma

5) Recycled Apache with stop/start.

Tried to check out repository over the network with
Svn co http://hostname/repos
Svn co http://hostname/repos/crma/trunk (crma - project name)

Does not work: getting following error
svn: PROPFIND request failed on '/repos'
svn: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem

This is the log:
[Tue Feb 14 15:16:02 2006] [notice] caught SIGTERM, shutting down
[Tue Feb 14 15:16:15 2006] [notice] Digest: generating secret for digest
authentication ...
[Tue Feb 14 15:16:15 2006] [notice] Digest: done
[Tue Feb 14 15:16:16 2006] [notice] Apache/2.0.54 (Unix) PHP/5.0.3 DAV/2
SVN/1.2.3 mod_perl/2.0.1
 Perl/v5.8.7 configured -- resuming normal operations
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:15 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] (20014)Error
string not specified yet
: Can't create a character converter from 'UTF-8' to native encoding
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:15 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] Could not
fetch resource information.
  [500, #0]
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:15 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] Could not
open the requested SVN file
system [500, #2]
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:15 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] Could not
open the requested SVN file
system [500, #2]
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:34 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] (20014)Error
string not specified yet
: Can't create a character converter from 'UTF-8' to native encoding
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:34 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] Could not
fetch resource information.
  [500, #0]
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:34 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] Could not
open the requested SVN file
system [500, #2]
[Tue Feb 14 15:17:34 2006] [error] [client XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX] Could not
open the requested SVN file
system [500, #2]

Does anybody have any idea besides privileges what could cause this and
what configuration changes should be performed?

Thank you in advance,
il

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