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Re: svn commit failed: permission denied

From: Anthony Ettinger <aettinger_at_sdsualumni.org>
Date: 2006-02-19 06:54:33 CET

On 2/18/06, Matt Doran <matt.doran@papercut.biz> wrote:
> I did the svnadmin create as root, and am using the default
> configuration and was able to checkout the project via ssh with:
> ssh+svn, but now when I go to commit my changes I get permission denied
> errors.
> >
> > I'm assuming this is because I did the import as root, but what
> > happens when other system users also commit, does everyone need
> > read/write access to the repository?
> >
> >
> It depends on your access method. If you're using HTTP using apache,
> then your apache user will need access to those files. Reading this is
> a good place to start:
> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/svn.serverconfig.multimethod.html
> Matt
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Ok, looks like a simple
$chown -R users /path/to/repo
$chmod -R 775 /path/to/repo

fixed the problem.

Anthony Ettinger
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Received on Sun Feb 19 06:55:27 2006

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