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Re: Issue Understanding Permissioning, SVN, Apache2, etc.

From: Matt Sickler <crazyfordynamite_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-04-24 04:48:05 CEST

you probably have your mod_dav_svn stuff set up incorrectly and/or you are
trying to use an incorrect URL
please provide your apache config (only svn relevent sections necessary) and
the exact URL you are trying to use to check out

On 4/23/07, James Crosson <James@cecilrep.com> wrote:
> I've installed mod_dav_svn in apache2 and setup httpd.conf to reference my
> repository. I am trying to test that I can checkout a project using the
> URL.
> I have verified that apache is running, that httpd.conf has location
> setup, mod_dav_svn is installed correctly, and that my repository is
> correct (As I can checkout using the file:///url).
> The issue I am having is as follows:
> svn co http://localhost/repository/project
> svn: PROPFIND request failed on '/repository/project'
> svn: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem
> I have seen this problem extensively on the net and it is most usually a
> permissions issue. Both apache and SVN are installed by root and I just
> today changed their group memberships all to SVN to try and resolve it.
> Unfortunately it does not resolve anything. If I ping the server is works
> fine. The error log in apache shows:
> [Mon Apr 23 16:05:56 2007] [error] [client] Could not open the
> requested SVN filesystem [500, #2]
> Would somebody be able to help a newbie out!
> James
> --
> James Crosson
> Support & Quality Assurance
> CecilRep
> (877) CECILREP ext. 807
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Received on Tue Apr 24 04:48:22 2007

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