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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 14:59:10 +0000

On 24/03/2010 14:37, Mark Phippard wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 24, 2010 at 10:39 AM, James Thomson<jt_at_james-thomson.net> wrote:
>
>> 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?
>>
> I believe it comes in its own Debian package. Did you update it too,
> or just the base SVN package?
>
>

Yep, that did the trick! Thanks very very much guys!

James.
Received on 2010-03-24 15:57:02 CET

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