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Re: locks wont clean

From: Mark Gibson <mgibson_at_fruitfly.org>
Date: 2006-11-08 22:17:15 CET

Erik Huelsmann wrote:
> On 11/8/06, Mark Gibson <mgibson@fruitfly.org> wrote:
>> i had a svn commit just hang - ctrl-C wouldnt end it. so i killed the svn
>> process. now when i commit i get:
>>
>> svn commit
>> svn: Working copy '/home/mgibson/pheno-tool/java/svn/phenote' locked
>> svn: run 'svn cleanup' to remove locks (type 'svn help cleanup' for
>> details)
>>
>> i svn cleanup as it suggests but still get same message.
>
> Then probably the working copy wasn't cleaned up successfully. Which
> svn version are you using?

version 1.3.1 (linux)

What error does 'svn cleanup' generate?

no errors from svn cleanup - no response at all - just seems to return
contentedly - as if im clean

is this problem on the client or server side? its svn through sourceforge - do i
need to contact them

are there lock files i can manually fiddle with (i cant find them)

so its only from the root of my svn files/dirs that is the problem. If i go down
from the root I can svn commit. and at the root I can do other svn commands -
update, status, log (does log show locks? i grepped for lock - got nothing) - I
just cant svn commit from the root anymore - It still gives the above error message.

Thanks for you help - this list is great, Mark

>
>> And where are these
>> locks anyways - ive looked around for lock files in .svn and cant find
>> them.
>>
>> Any suggestions? Thanks for you help, Mark Gibson
>
> bye,
>
> Erik.
>

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