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I am importing my project to another machine on my LAN to the directory:


where my-repo was created via svnadmin create option

The permissions of /srv/svn/repos/my-repo are

drwxr-xr-x 6 svn svn 4096 2010-04-19 17:30 my-repo

I executed following command to import myProject files to my-repo on remote system

sudo svn import -m "First import" myProject svn+ssh://baltusaj@

This command started 'Adding' files but gave following error after 'Adding' 7 files

svn: Can't open file '/srv/svn/repos/baltoros-valgrind/db/txn-current-lock': Permission denied

Any idea whats going on...?

Thanks a lot

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Okay. I got it via a friend.

Giving write permission to svn on the directory 'db' solves the problem.


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