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Re: help: using http: returns 'Could not open the requested SVN filesystem'

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2006c_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2006-09-13 06:31:17 CEST

On Sep 13, 2006, at 03:38, Jack wrote:

> THIS WORKS ------------------------------
>
>
> root_at_host [/tmp/testsvn/checkoutspace]# svn checkout file:///usr/
> local/svn_repository/testsvn/trunk testsvn
>
> A testsvn/test.txt
>
> Checked out revision 2.
>
>
> THIS FAILS ------------------------------
>
>
> root_at_host [/tmp/testsvn/checkoutspace]# svn checkout http://
> www.planefast.com/svn/testsvn/trunk testsvn
>
> Authentication realm: <http://www.planefast.com:80> Subversion
> Repository
>
> Password for 'root':
>
> Authentication realm: <http://www.planefast.com:80> Subversion
> Repository
>
> Username: test1
>
> Password for 'test1':
>
> svn: PROPFIND request failed on '/svn/testsvn/trunk'
>
> svn: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem
>
>
> MY httpd.conf and Location INFO -----------------------
>
>
> LoadModule php5_module modules/libphp5.so
>
> LoadModule dav_svn_module modules/mod_dav_svn.so
>
> LoadModule authz_svn_module modules/mod_authz_svn.so
>
>
> User nobody
>
> Group nobody
>
>
> NameVirtualHost *:80
>
>
> <VirtualHost *:80>
>
> ServerName www.planefast.com
>
> DocumentRoot /main
>
>
> <Directory /main>
>
> Options Indexes MultiViews
>
> DirectoryIndex index.html index.php
>
> Order allow,deny
>
> AllowOverride All
>
> allow from all
>
> </Directory>
>
>
> <Location /svn>
>
> DAV svn
>
> SVNParentPath /usr/local/svn_repository
>
> AuthType Basic
>
> AuthName "Subversion Repository"
>
> AuthUserFile /etc/svn-auth-file
>
> Require valid-user
>
> </Location>
>
>
> </VirtualHost>

Based on the name you gave the directory, /usr/local/svn_repository
sounds like it's actually a repository that you created with svnadmin
create. If so, then you need SVNPath, not SVNParentPath.

FYI: Looking at the Apache error log should tell you exactly what
path it can't find, which should have helped diagnosing this.

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