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Re: svnserve authx problems...

From: Lieven Govaerts <lgo_at_mobsol.be>
Date: 2006-06-13 18:00:14 CEST

Quoting Tankko <tankko@gmail.com>:

> Error: Not authorized to open root of edit operation
> He can't get any access at all unless I add him to the [/] block as rw.
> I've tried giving him access to [/], but then blocking access to
> [/trunk], then granting to [/trunk/Data], but nothing works.
> What am I doing wrong? Everything works fine if I remove the authz-db
> = authfile line as well, so svnserve is function correctly without
> authz.

Is the user trying to checkout trunk directly? So you expect him to only

With this configuration, he has to checkout trunk/Source and trunk/Data one by
one. One has to have read access on the folder to be able to checkout that

Maybe read also this issue, it talks about setting execute rights on a folder
(instead of read rights):

hope this helps,


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