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Re: Newbie: txn-current-lock': Permission denied Problem

From: JeremyP <jeremyp_at_jeremyp.net>
Date: Mon, 2 Feb 2009 15:20:39 +0000

On 31 Jan 2009, at 22:54, Mikhail Berlioz Alexandrovich wrote:

>
> Now it's the new semester, and I want to make a new directory called
> "200901", and I'm having a lot of trouble. Here's what I'm doing
> from my home directory:
>
> $ mkdir 200901
> $ cd 200901
> $ svn import -m "Initial Import" . file:///svn/mfe/200901
>

< SNIP >

> Trying to skin a cat in another manner, I went to my Windows
> machine, right-clicked and chose "TortoiseSVN | RepoBrowser". For
> the URL I chose "svn://192.168.55.2/mfe" (the IP address of my Linux
> box on my local home network) and pressed OK. In the right hand
> pane I saw exactly what I expected to see:
>
> * svn://192.168.55.2/mfe
> * 200809
>
> And all the files I expected to see were in the 200809 directory.
> Next I right-clicked in the left hand pane and chose "Create
> Folder" (I noticed an option "Add Folder", but I don't know what the
> difference between the two are) and successfully created a folder
> called 200901. TortoiseSVN now showed:
>
> * svn://192.168.55.2/mfe
> * 200809
> * 200901
>
> I was even able to add a test file to 200901 using TortoiseSVN. I
> went back to my Linux box, and checked out the project using:
>

Other people have replied and told you about the file permissions and
users, but I'm intrigued about why you are not using the svn protocol
when logged into your Linux box. It's obviously set up and working
because you are using it from Windows. Instead of typing:

svn import -m "Initial Import" . file:///svn/mfe/200901

you could have used

svn import -m "Initial Import" . svn://localhost/mfe/200901

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