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Re: Segmentation fault in webdav after upgrading to 1.7 on CentOS - Need new ideas

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Mon, 04 Nov 2013 02:20:20 +0100

On 04.11.2013 01:02, Erwin Hogeweg wrote:
> Hi Ben,
>
> Thanks for the response. It looks like applying the patch solved the
> problem. I am able to connect to the repo again. Pfew.
>
> I had to disable this mod_sec rule in order to make it work though:
>
> # allow request methods
> #SecRule REQUEST_METHOD "!^((?:(?:POS|GE)T|OPTIONS|HEAD))$" \
> # "phase:2,t:none,log,auditlog,status:501,msg:'Method is not
> allowed by policy',
> severity:'2',id:'960032',tag:'POLICY/METHOD_NOT_ALLOWED'"
>
> Do you have any thoughts (good/bad/ugly) on that?

Subversion will most definitely not work against an (HTTP) server that
only allows POST, GET, OPTIONS and HEAD request methods. This is
documented in our FAQ:

http://subversion.apache.org/faq.html#http-methods

-- Brane

-- 
Branko Čibej | Director of Subversion
WANdisco // Non-Stop Data
e. brane_at_wandisco.com
Received on 2013-11-04 02:27:35 CET

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