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Re: newbie question

From: Jim Anderson <jander_at_jandernet.com>
Date: Sat, 5 Jul 2008 20:00:04 -0400

No, I haven't done any user configuration at all; I didn't realize
that was necessary :-(

I guess I'll have to go back to the book.


On Jul 5, 2008, at 7:54 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> On Jul 5, 2008, at 18:34, Jim Anderson wrote:
>> On Jul 5, 2008, at 7:24 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>>> On Jul 5, 2008, at 18:13, Jim Anderson wrote:
>>>> I'm running Mac OS X. I've created a subversion user and created
>>>> the repository under that userid. The subversion userid is
>>>> otherwise not used.
>>>> I started the server like this:
>>>> svnserve -d -r /Users/subversion/repos
>>>> But when I login as myself and try to create the project file I
>>>> get an error:
>>>> bash-3.2$ svn mkdir http://localhost/MyApp -m 'create project file'
>>>> svn: OPTIONS request failed on '/'
>>>> svn: OPTIONS of '/': could not connect to server (http://localhost)
>>>> bash-3.2$
>>>> (I also tried specifying the full path but got the same results.)
>>> If you are using svnserve, then your repository URLs will begin
>>> with svn:// not http:// . http:// URLs are only used if you are
>>> serving your repositories using apache2.
>> Thanks, I knew it was something stupid. Things are improving but
>> now I get this:
>> bash-3.2$ svn mkdir svn://localhost/MoveMe/trunk,branches,tags -m
>> 'create project file'
>> svn: Authorization failed
>> bash-3.2$
> Check your svnserve.conf file (in the conf directory in the
> repository directory) and check the password file configured with
> its password-db directive. Have you configured your users properly?

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Received on 2008-07-06 02:00:27 CEST

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