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Re: Retrieval of mergeinfo unsupported (even after repo upgrade)

From: James Thomson <jt_at_james-thomson.net>
Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2010 14:39:22 +0000

On 24/03/2010 14:31, Mark Phippard wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 24, 2010 at 10:26 AM, James Thomson<jt_at_james-thomson.net> wrote:
>
>> Now I try and do a merge using the Subversion client in Debian:
>>
>> svn mergeinfo https://mysvn/repo .
>>
>> and I get the following error:
>>
>> svn: Retrieval of mergeinfo unsupported by '.'
>>
>> I get the same error message whether I'm using the Debian shell on the same
>> server or if I'm connecting via TortoiseSVN and a Windows box.
>>
>> If I browse to the repository using my web browser, the version number at
>> the bottom reads:
>>
>> Powered by Subversion version 1.4.2 (r22196).
>>
> I think your answer is ultimately right here ^^
>
> Your mod_dav_svn is not SVN 1.5. I cannot tell you why. Did you
> restart Apache after upgrading packages?
>
>
Yes, I've restarted apache using "/etc/init.d/apache2 restart" several
times. No joy.

I'm assuming that the mod_dav_svn is something that the backport package
should update, but hasn't. Does this sound reasonable?

Thanks,

James.
Received on 2010-03-24 15:37:13 CET

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