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Re: installing subversion

From: Mariana Draper <murid21_at_yahoo.com>
Date: 2007-01-24 02:16:52 CET

I also tried to connect using the userid already configures for ssh, but i had no luck. i cannot connnect that way either... I tried conecting through the URL svn+ssh://ip_address/path_to_repository and i get the following error: "Connection closed unexpectedly". I also tried through the URL svn+ssh://username@ip_address/path_to_repository and i get the same error. I believe that something is happening with ports in the server....maybe i have no port listening and waiting for an svn request... If you know how can i come up with this problem, it would be grateful. Anyway, many thanks for all your help!! I have learned a lot. Best regards, Mariana. ----- Original Message ---- From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2007a_at_ryandesign.com> To: Mariana Draper <murid21_at_yahoo.com> Cc: Subversion List <users_at_subversion.tigris.org> Sent: Tuesday, January 23, 2007 8:16:27 PM Subject: Re: installing subversion Please remember to Reply To All when replying to messages, so that your response goes to the mailing list too, not just to me. More below: On Jan 23, 2007, at 16:13, Mariana Draper wrote: >> > Does anyone know how to configure the server so i can access >> > through ssh? >> >> Yes, it's described in the book. >> >> > i already did the following: >> > - i created the repository >> > - i created a group and users that will have acces to the server >> >> You created operating system users? That's one way to use svn through >> ssh. >> >> > - i started svnserve through the command: svnserve -d >> >> That's not necessary for using svn through ssh. >> >> > with this steps, the server si still not working. >> > what else do i need? >> > >> > i believe i have to change something in the file svnserve.conf but >> > i am not sure what. >> >> Read the book and come back if you have questions: >> >> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.2/ >> svn.serverconfig.svnserve.html#svn.serverconfig.svnserve.sshauth > > > Ryan, > > i have alredy read it, but i didnt understand some points.. > > as far as i understood, i have to run svnserve and this is the one > that will be listening to requests to access de svn server. once a > request is received, svnserve will authorize or not the user to > access the server. > in order to give permission to users, svnserve evaluates the > svnserve.config file. is this right? That is all correct, if you want to access the repository via the svn:// protocol. But you said you want to access it via ssh, meaning the svn+ssh:// protocol. For that setup, you do not run a daemon, and I believe you do not use any user data in the svnserve.config file either. > so... > > first of all, i dont realy understand in which mode should i run > svnserve. what facts do i have to consider when chhoosing svnserve > mode? > i tried with deamon mode (-d) and tunnel mode (-t). But when trying > to set tunnel mode i dont know how to follow... > it appears the following line which i dont know what it means... > > ( success ( 1 2 ( ANONYMOUS EXTERNAL ) ( edit-pipeline ) ) ) > > another thing is that i already have ssh users that can have access > to the linux server. i dont understand yet if these users and > passswords are the same to access the SVN repository, or i have to > create new usernames and new passwords. if the answer is that i > have to create new ones, where do i create them? in the > svnserve.config file? > > sorry for my questions, but i am new in svn. i have also read the > book several times and still dont have things clear... If you have already created Linux system users, then they can access the repository via svn+ssh:// using those usernames and passwords. Subversion never sees those passwords; they're handled by your server's ssh daemon. -- To reply to the mailing list, please use your mailer's Reply To All function ____________________________________________________________________________________ Sucker-punch spam with award-winning protection. Try the free Yahoo! Mail Beta. http://advision.webevents.yahoo.com/mailbeta/features_spam.html
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