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Re: "svn: REPORT request failed" on Sun and HPUX

From: Jorge Rodriguez <jrodriguez_at_xvt.com>
Date: 2006-06-30 15:19:19 CEST

Jorge Rodriguez wrote:
> I am experiencing two rather odd errors on some Unix machines.
> I first was experiencing this on a Sun 5.9 (Solaris 9) machine with
> svn 1.1.4. The machine is rather slow (some 500Mhz) and the repository
> is rather large (a couple gigs.) Sometimes the checkout would work,
> but sometimes it would do this:
> svn: REPORT request failed on '/xvt/!svn/vcc/default'
> svn: The REPORT request returned invalid XML in the response: XML
> parse error at line 3093827: Extra content at the end of the document
> . (/xvt/!svn/vcc/default)
> Or sometimes it would alternate with this:
> svn: REPORT request failed on '/xvt/!svn/vcc/default'
> svn: REPORT of '/xvt/!svn/vcc/default': 200 OK (http://svn.xvt.com)
> I tried doing it on an HPUX box instead, but I experienced these
> errors as well. In all cases, the checkout got through a good portion
> of the repository before it died. One characteristic of the first
> error is that it always happens in the same place, if it happens.
> (Changing the files in the repository doesn't seem to help, I tried
> deleting a bunch of unnecessary files and it still happened.) After a
> couple days of pulling out hair, I tried updating the Sun box to the
> latest available svn from sunfreeware.com, which was 1.3.1. I got the
> second error the first time I tried.
> I've googled for both of these errors. The first error is not found on
> Google, and the second is all over Google but no solution is found
> other then running "svn up" again, which is not an option because this
> is part of an automated build process.
> Is this a known problem? Are there any workarounds? Can anybody
> suggest anything that can get my builds working?

Bump! I'm just letting the list know I haven't gotten any replies to
this off-list, and it is still an ongoing problem. Can anybody suggest

Jorge Rodriguez
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Received on Fri Jun 30 15:21:30 2006

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