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Re: repo on UNC path

From: Emiliano Heyns <Emiliano.Heyns_at_iris-advies.nl>
Date: 2007-05-09 08:22:19 CEST

On 5/9/07, Emiliano Heyns <Emiliano.Heyns@iris-advies.nl> wrote:
> On 5/8/07, Ryan Schmidt < subversion-2007b@ryandesign.com> wrote:
> >
> > On May 8, 2007, at 11:17, Shawn Talbert wrote:
> >
> > > I thought accessing a repo directly via a file share was akin to
> > > running with scissors?
> >
> > Right. Please put the scissors down and set up svnserve on the
> > machine where your repositories live, and move the repositories to a
> > location on disk that cannot be accessed via a file share over the
> > network. This will bring you peace and tranquility.
> I cannot set up svnserve on the netapp where our repo lies. I was under
> the impression (from http://tortoisesvn.net/docs/release/TortoiseSVN_en/tsvn-repository.html
> ) that FSFS repos on network shares were OK now. The netapp makes sure
> stuff is backed up.
> I am not using tortoise, just plain command-line svn. This machine is
> going to be our build server, so I'm setting up CCnet on it. Since CCNet
> will run as a service, I cannot set up drive mappings (which would make the
> problem go away) since drive mappings are (AFAIK) tied to session initiation
> (login).

reversing the slashes yields:

svn: Error resolving case of 'file:\\server\staffdata\groups\sb\ict\group'

Received on Wed May 9 08:22:40 2007

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