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Re: Configuring Server in redhat enterprise 5

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2008c_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Fri, 4 Jul 2008 10:19:39 -0500

On Jul 4, 2008, at 09:50, Paulo J. Matos wrote:

> I have installed rpm in EL5 and I want to serve through svn
> +ssh.
> The repositories should be at:
> /repository/svn-repositories/

If you want to restrict svnserve to find repositories in that
location only, you should use the -r option to svnserve. Since you
don't start svnserve yourself, but instead the ssh server starts it
for you when needed, you need some ssh configuration tricks:


> However, I cannot find a place to make this the default location.
> I created a few reps with svn admin and I can checkout through file://
> in the localhost. Through ssh in localhost I get:
> $ svn list svn+ssh://localhost/repository/svn-repositories/test
> pocm06r_at_localhost's password:
> svn: Can't open file
> '/etc/opt/CollabNet_Subversion/conf/svnserve_auth_file': No such file
> or directory
> Any suggestions?

It sounds like you need to create the file


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Received on 2008-07-04 17:20:09 CEST

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