svn with apache authentication with windows AD
Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 15:24:56 +0530
I am a newbie to the SVN configuration stuff.
I have installed svn using apache2 on a Linux machine. I used
Now I am able to browse the SVN links using IE from a windows machine.
In place of using the svn-auth-file for doing the authentication now I
Can anyone please help me out with this?
Below is a list of steps that I have followed and what works for the
Installed apache 2
tar -zxvf httpd-2.2.9.tar.gz
./configure --enable-dav --enable-so
After that I installed subversion-1.5.0:
tar -zxvf subversion-1.5.0.tar.gz
./configure --prefix=/usr/local/subversion --with-apr=/usr/local/apache2
Created a new repository:
svnadmin create repository
ported my database in place of the db in the existing repository
After the installation of the svn 1.5 the following modules
I also created the AuthzSVNAccessFile and the svn-auth-file in the conf
Then I added the entries for my repository to the httpd.conf file at the
Also made the changes to the port no in the httpd.conf file
After the I started the apache by issuing the command:
I was now able to browse the svn from a windows machine using the access
I have also installed openldap-2.3.39:
PS: I tried building the mod_auth_kerb-5.3.tar.gz
However I faced the following error
I tried to configure it by using the below command:
However it fails with the following error:
checking whether we are using Heimdal... no
checking whether the GSSAPI libraries support SPNEGO... no
checking for apxs... no
checking for apxs2... no
configure: error: failed to find apache apxs executable
Please let me know if anyone has done the authentication for SVN running
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