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Re: FW: SVN Install question

From: Hari Kodungallur <hkodungallur_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2008 10:20:06 -0700

On Tue, Apr 22, 2008 at 10:08 AM, Teresa McMillin <
teresamcmillin_at_comcast.net> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I recently installed SVN to a shared host (1&1). I downloaded version
> 1.4.6
> tars and dependent files:
>
> wget http://subversion.tigris.org/downloads/subversion-1.4.6.tar.gz
> wget http://subversion.tigris.org/downloads/subversion-deps-1.4.6.tar.gz
> tar -xzvf subversion-1.4.6.tar.gz
> tar -xzvf subversion-deps-1.4.6.tar.gz
>
> After completing the installation (./configure, make, make install), I ran
> the version command:
>
> svn --version
>
> It says that I am running 1.4.2. What am I missing? Any help would be
> greatly appreciated!

This is my guess:

The 1&1 server comes with pre-installed svn. Most linux servers that come
with svn pre-installed have their installation in /usr/bin. And you when you
compiled it, it likely installed it to /usr/local/bin. And finally, in your
PATH, /usr/bin appears before /usr/local/bin.

Regards,
-Hari
Received on 2008-04-22 19:20:39 CEST

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