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RE: access denied errors Windows 7

From: Ken G. Brown <kbrown_at_mac.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2011 11:46:52 -0600

At 1:13 PM -0400 6/28/11, Bob Archer wrote:
> > At 9:28 AM +0000 6/28/11, users-digest-help_at_subversion.apache.org
>> wrote:
>> >From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
>> >To: "Ken G. Brown" <kbrown_at_mac.com>, "users_at_subversion.apache.org"
>> > <users_at_subversion.apache.org>
>> >Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2011 16:47:14 -0400
> > >Subject: RE: access denied errors Windows 7
>> >Message-ID:
>> <CB4587DA62024B40B9F929ECF639210F30F4DB3621_at_USALWEXMB4.infor.com>
>> >Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
>> >MIME-Version: 1.0
>> >
>> >> Hi, new here,
>> >> I'm trying to get TortoiseSVN 1.6.16, Build 21511 - 32 Bit ,
>> >> 2011/06/01 19:00:35, and Subversion 1.6.17 working on fully
>> updated
>> >> Windows 7 running under VMware Fusion Version 3.1.3 (416484) on
>> my
>> >> Mac.
>> >> When I do an export from a repo into a new folder, I always get
>> an
>> > > error, 'Can't move 'C:svn-451D8A18' to 'C:\myFolder': Access is
>> >> denied'. I've found a lot of talk about this access denied error
>> in
>> >> Win 7 on the Net, have tried everything I've found with no luck.
>> >> Can someone point me in the right direction please.
>> >>
>> >> What is the best svn client for running on Windows 7? I cannot
>> seem
>> >> to get past the access denied errors when svn tries to copy to
>> the
>> >> destination folder.
>> >>
>> >> Thx for any tips,
>> >> Ken
>> >
>> >Don't use the root of c to put your working directory. It may be
>> locked down depending on your user rights. Try to checkout to a
>> folder in your user folder where you will have full rights.
>> >
>> >BOb
>>
>> I tried that as a test, but I get the same error when attempting to
>> write to my own user folder:
>> somehow a \ got dropped in 'Can't move 'C:svn-451D8A18' in my
>> original message.
>>
>> Here is the copied and pasted error message again:
>> Can't move 'C:\Users\KenGBrown\Documents\svn-425349C8' to
>> 'C:\Users\KenGBrown\Documents\myFolder': Access is denied.
>
>Do you have some type of virus scanner running? If so, it may be locking files. Try to turn it off or at least have it ignore your development root.
>
>BOb

I have AVG Free running, the error persists when I turn off its protection temporarily.

Ken
Received on 2011-06-28 19:47:36 CEST

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