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Re: svn: Authorization Failed

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2008b_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Fri, 30 May 2008 21:17:27 -0500

On May 30, 2008, at 17:38, Michael Lapchuk wrote:

> I am trying to get a hang of subversion and am trying to commit my
> working copy to the repository. I am working on the comp that
> subversion and svnserve are on and I have root access and all of
> that stuff. When I checkout a working copy this is how it goes:
> >>>svn checkout svn://localhost/root/svn/repos
> >A repos/trunk
> >A repos/trunk/svn_demo.cpp
> >A repos/branches
> >A repos/tags
> Checked out revision 4.
> All is well and fine and I go edit svn_demo.cpp and then when I go
> to commit that to the repository this is what I get:
> >>>svn commit -m "comment"
> >svn: Authorization failed
> The only time that I can actually commit something is when I
> checkout the files using:
> >>>svn checkout file:///root/svn/repos
> I have given anon-users write permissions and I still get the problem.
> Also I am trying to do the same thing but over a network so I do:
> >>>svn checkout svn://**IP**/root/svn/repos
> and it gives me all the files and such but when I go to commit my
> working copy back into the repository I get the same error:
> >svn: Authorization failed

Subversion caches your authorization information in ~/.subversion/
auth; maybe an incorrect username/password got cached there for the
svn:// URL? Try removing the cache file for that server and retyping
your username and password when asked when you issue the next svn
command for that server.

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Received on 2008-05-31 04:18:04 CEST

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