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Re: New subversion setup getting "MKACTIVITY " error

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2007b_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2007-06-26 01:48:23 CEST

On Jun 25, 2007, at 14:43, Gallagher, Tim F (NE) wrote:

> Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Jun 25, 2007, at 14:05, Gallagher, Tim F (NE) wrote:
>>> Hey all, I have created a new (first one) subversion server using
>>> these directions
>>> http://davidwinter.me.uk/articles/2006/02/16/subversion-over-
>>> apache-2-on-ubuntu/.
>>> I can log into the repository but when I try to commit something
>>> I get
>>> this error
>>> [ERROR]
>>> mkdir -m "This is a test" http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/svn/TimTest
>>> RA layer request failed
>>> svn: MKACTIVITY of
>>> '/svn/!svn/act/4b702f2d-ae65-3846-9d0a-7c6b796986c6': 200 OK
>>> (
>>> mkdir -m "Test1" http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/svn/test1
>>> [/ERROR]
>>> Not sure what to do here, I think that it might be a permission
>>> problem but what do you think?
>> Maybe... are you using SELinux? If so, see this FAQ entry for setting
>> up the permissions properly:
>> http://subversion.tigris.org/faq.html#reposperms
> Thanks for the update, I am using Ubuntu.

And I guess that means Ubuntu doesn't have an SELinux feature? (I
have no idea here; I don't use Linux or SELinux.)

So then could you show us your <Location> directive?

Do you have any kind of proxy server in the way that may be interfering?

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