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question re: apache permissions and svn

From: david chinn <dchinn_at_nwlink.com>
Date: 2007-08-24 09:44:35 CEST



I've set up a new box with an installation of fedora 7, apache and


From a windows box, using Tortoise SVN, I can see the repositories I
migrated there.


However, I can't seem to do write operations to the server. for instance,
import into a new, test repository.


Error message from tortoise is:


            "Error Can't create directory
'/usr/local/svn/TestRepo/db/transactions/0-1.txn': Permission denied


Httpd runs as apache/apache (default), and I first tried just setting
ownership of /usr/local/TestRepo to that.

When that didn't work, I tried chmod -R 777 to the TestRepo. that didn't
work either.


I'm sure it's a really easy problem, but having been working mostly in
Windows, I'm stymied.


Can anyone help?



Received on Fri Aug 24 09:40:53 2007

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