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RE: Mac client, Windows file server?

From: Bob Archer <bob.archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2009 17:17:19 -0400

> Over in http://scplugin.tigris.org, we have a user on a Mac trying to
> do Subversion in working copies that are mounted from a Windows file
> server. See this thread:
> http://bit.ly/2zuVrN
> ... but skip the first few posts, about having the wrong SVN version.
> We fixed that. Also, ignore the temporary confusion over whether
> working copies are being shared; we confirmed they're not.
> What that leaves us with is: Mac SVN clients in working copies mounted
> from a Windows file server, resulting in "failure to rename" stuff from
> various .svn/tmp/ places to corresponding non-tmp places.
> We found this discussion here, in this list:
> http://bit.ly/id7zi
> that reports the same symptom, and fixes it with a file-server
> reconfiguration. But in this case, the file server is actually UNIX-
> hosted SAMBA, not true Windows: the configuration details are certainly
> utterly different, and there's no compelling reason to suppose the same
> settings even exist, let alone that they're made in the same way.
> So: anyone have this working? Any hints how?

Is this a shared working copy? If so, that could explain issues that you are having. WC's should not be shared.



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