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Re: Windows 10 November 2019 security updates affecting file:// to Win2003 shares?

From: Nathan Hartman <hartman.nathan_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 12:57:38 -0500

On Wed, Nov 20, 2019 at 10:59 AM jimbobmcgee <users~
subversion.apache.org_at_jimbobmcgee.com> wrote:

> HI all;
>
> Appreciating the woefully out-of-date/unsupported nature of my setup, I
> thought it might be worth dropping a line to see if anyone else out there
> might be experiencing issues since this month's Patch Tuesday release.
>
> Prior to the November 2019 updates, our Windows 10 users were successfully
> using Subversion and/or TortoiseSVN to commit to some old v1.6 repositories
> stored on a Windows Server 2003 R2 file share, using the file:// protocol.

Have you considered running svnserve on that Windows Server 2003 box and
then accessing the repository from your client machines via the svn://
protocol?

This will require either re-checking-out working copies on the client
machines or updating their URLs with svn switch --relocate (or through
TortoiseSVN).

Nathan
Received on 2019-11-20 18:57:58 CET

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