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Re: Newbie installation questions

From: Michael P. Soulier <msoulier_at_digitaltorque.ca>
Date: 2006-06-14 01:13:06 CEST

On 13/06/06 Thiep Duong said:

> I am very new with SVN -- I download/build the svnserver
> on REHL_4 -- Question: The installation said that I MUST have
> a local disk to do svnadmin create /pathto/...
> Can we store the repository on an NFS file server (Netapp box),
> and if so what's required?
> For user's client side, using RHEL_3 and solaris, I have to build
> the svn's just like I did for my server to get the svn executable
> Correct?
> Thanks in advance for the basic questions.

Locking is broken on NFS. You'd be better to use svn+ssh to the remote file
server if possible. Less file corruption that way.


Michael P. Soulier <msoulier@digitaltorque.ca>
"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It
takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite
direction." --Albert Einstein

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