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Re: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-01-13 22:53:35 CET

On 1/13/07, Bryan Kardisco <bryan.kardisco@gmail.com> wrote:
> The command "svn list file:///svn/repos"
>
> Gives me the output
>
> Directory1/
> Directory2/
> Directory3/
>
> So I'm assuming you want me to make this SVNPath and not SVNParentPath

Exactly (as you found out). SVNPath tells Apache "this directory is a
repository." SVNParentPath tells Apache "each directory you find in
this directory is a repository."

Glad it was an easy fix.

> On 1/13/07, Andy Levy <andy.levy@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 1/13/07, Bryan Kardisco <bryan.kardisco@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hi guys, I've been looking over the various online message boards and
> have
> > > had zero luck getting this error addressed; I'm now hoping someone here
> can
> > > help me.
> > >
> > > I've been running a LAMP server for quite some time now on a Feodra 6
> > > machine. I've recently needed to add subversion to the machine for
> various
> > > reasons.
> > >
> > > I did the typical yum installs and followed the online instructions.
> > >
> > > The following DOES work:
> > >
> > > SSH into the webserver and run the command
> > >
> > > "svn list file:///svn/repos " --> Running this gives me my 3 directories
> > > I've created
> > >
> > > Also going "svn list svn+ssh://mywebserver/svn/repos"
> gives
> > > me the same information
> > >
> > > However going to the http://mywebsite/svn/repos gives me the error
> message
> > > "Could not open the requested SVN File System"
> > >
> > >
> > > To save some questions here are what my config files look like
> > >
> > > /etc/httpd/conf.d/subversion.conf
> > >
> > >
> > > <Location /repos>
> > > DAV svn
> > > SVNParentPath /svn/repos
> > > </LimitExcept>
> > > </Location>
> >
> > Unless /svn/repos contains 1 or more subdirectories which are
> > repositories themselves, you want SVNPath, not SVNParentPath.
> >
> > Also, make sure that SELinux isn't set up and operating in an
> > overzealous fashion.
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Bryan Kardisco
> PSU: Class of 2006
> Information Sciences & Tech

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