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Re: Subversion 1.6 Sles 11

From: Nico Kadel-Garcia <nkadel_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Apr 2011 00:56:55 -0400

On Thu, Apr 7, 2011 at 9:16 AM, Stutz Oliver <Oliver.Stutz_at_cardcenter.ch> wrote:
> Hello Everybody,
> I have a problem, i have installed SVN from the Repository or at least
> tried. Is this a normal Message? It is not very Informative can somebody
> tell me what i'am supposed to do in this situation, can this message be
> ignored and option 1 to be considered as a professional solution?
> Thanks for the responses already,
> Oliver

As I remember, YaST has some fairly odd manipulations on top of RPM
management. In particular, it installs components through YaST that
are *NOT* in RPM or normal 'createrepo' managed configurations, it has
settings to "block" package installations, and it's extremely

Try doing your installation from YaST, and see if you can turn off the
feature blocking the apache2 components. Whoever wrote the package may
not have filtered out the mod_dav_svn packages into a separate RPM, so
it's reporting the Apacha dependencies.

> zypper install subversion-server
> Loading repository data...
> Reading installed packages...
> Resolving package dependencies...
> Problem: subversion-server-1.6.16-27.1.x86_64 requires apache2, but this
> requirement cannot be provided
>   uninstallable providers:
> apache2-2.2.10-2.24.5.x86_64[local_nu_server:SLES11-SP1-Pool]
>  Solution 1: do not forbid installation of
> apache2-2.2.10-2.24.5.x86_64[local_nu_server:SLES11-SP1-Pool]
>  Solution 2: do not ask to install a solvable providing subversion-server
>  Solution 3: break subversion-server by ignoring some of its dependencies
> Choose from above solutions by number or cancel [1/2/3/c] (c): 1
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Received on 2011-04-08 06:57:32 CEST

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