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How can I solve this error I get when I commit changes on an SVN repository from the Ubuntu terminal?

When I commit changes on a SVN repository, I always run into the following problem in the terminal in Ubuntu: Error reading /home/ssylee/.nano_history: Permission denied Any ideas how to solve it?
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Windows 7 is blocking ports

I am trying to open port 80 and 3690 for HTTP and svnserve respectively (inbound for both). I have Windows Firewall off, and have tried temporarily disabling Mcafee VirusScan Enterprise, to no avail. ...
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TortoiseSVN and Mac OS

I'm working with other developers - who are on a Windows environment using TortoiseSVN and I need to be able to work with them from my MAC. Will the SVN Client SCplugin be able to interface with the ...
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Checkout from svn repository over ssh

I'd really like to know how to checkout a SVN repository from a remote machine that is only serving on the svn protocol (so no WebDAV with Apache etc.) over an SSH connection. Can someone tell me how ...
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Error while installing Perl package Term::ReadKey in Cygwin

I'm trying to use git via cygwin Well, I used this command to clone the svn content to a local git repository: git svn clone svn://path/to/my/project --username myuser Git was returning: ...
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tortoisesvn + network drives

I have a subversion repo on a network drive, Only I use the network drive, but from multiple computers. On computer A, where I started it from, tortoisesvn works fine, but from other computers, I ...
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TortoiseSvn showing an error “unable to connect to repository at url”

I want download the complete code of https://code.google.com/p/stm32modbus/source/browse/#svn%2Ftrunk%2F%20stm32modbus%20--username%20ickingdom%40gmail.com using TortoiseSVN, but after doing svn ...
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How do I encode a hyphen in a Bash terminal's open command?

I'm trying to write a small script that launches Beyond Compare when I do an svn diff. I got it working up until so far: open -a /Applications/Beyond\ Compare.app "$6" "$7" To get the full ...
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Subversion over https + WebDAV on nginx

I wonder how do I create SVN repo and let users access it over http[s] + WebDAV on nginx I did not find any good tutorials describing this process whilst there are a lot of answers on this scheme but ...
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Javadoc HTML not parsed in Firefox 11.

Our javadoc is stored on SVN, and we're accessing it directly. For some reasson, if I access index.html via Firefox, it just displays all the raw HTML. If I use IE8, it parses and displays it fine. ...
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Why does subversion fail with message: “svn: E720003: Can't move …” or “svn: E720003: Can't open …”?

When doing svn export or svn checkout from the command line to a relative target directory I get the following error messages halfway through the checkout or export: svn: E720003: Can't move ... ...
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What does Subversion use for its CA list?

I'm using SVN on Mac OS X. Often, when I checkout something from SourceForge, I am presented with: $ svn checkout https://svn.code.sf.net/p/cryptopp/code/trunk/c5 cryptopp-ecies Error validating ...
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Tortoise SVN v1.66 - authorization failed: Could not authenticate to server: could not parse

So a co-worker is having an issue with connecting to a SVN repo over HTTPS. Here are the details: OS: Windows 7 Enterprise x64 SVN Client: Tortoise SVN 1.6.6 x64 So, whenever he connects (via a ...
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How to instruct SVN print its CA list?

This is related to What does Subversion use for its CA list?. I want to have SVN tell me the CAs its using. svn help does not appear to discuss it (but I may have missed it, since its not obvious in ...
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Check if a file is already committed to svn

How do I check if a file/folder is already committed to svn ? I have a shell script where I want to ensure that the file/folder selected by user for check-in isn't already committed. For eg if I try ...
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OpenGrok Setup for SVN Repository in Linux Server and localhost URL should be accessible through Windows Browser

I have configured OpenGrok in Windows environment with Tomcat Server and was able to index the SVN Checked-out Project. The Search really worked fine :-) Reference: ...
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How do I remove icon overlays from unversioned folders in Tortoise SVN?

How do I remove icon overlays from unversioned folders in Tortoise SVN?
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What happens to a branch when the master is deleted?

Say I create a branch of folder Master in my repository and make some commits to it. I used TortoiseSVN's Create Branch command, which executes: svn copy FROMURL TOURL to create the branch on the ...
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Alternative versions of SVN subversion on one Linux machine

I work on Ubuntu with several svn java repositories and they have different versions of svn (I can't update svn version on server side). So is it possible to install old subversion version (1.6, 1.7) ...
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using Tuleap with Subversion

When I use Tuleap with subversion and when under the application subversion I click on the 'Mes commit SVN' the result is Ok but when i clic on the 'Afficher l'arbre SVN' I obtain the message 'import ...
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Is it possible to order the execution of Subversion/svn commit hooks?

I have a script b that I want to run after script a. I would have just combined the two into one script, but script a is supposed to run for all repos, and b is just for one or two repos. Is there a ...
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Prevent tsvncache from running

I use TortoiseSVN on Windows Xp. But there's a process called tsvncache.exe which always runs in the background and specially locks USB drives.how do I prevent tsvncache from running? Do I need to ...
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Which is the best and simplest Windows Subversion client I can install to get the Google Client Library for PHP?

My operating system is Windows 7. The google-api-php-client is made available on GitHub, and can be downloaded with Subversion. The documentation provides the exact command line command to download ...
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Subversion (update) performance, Windows vs. Mac. Why is the Mac version so fast?

I’m working on a dual platform application; Windows & Macintosh). It’s a full blown application, not only a tool. So maybe it’s not huge, but at least big, lets say. One thing I can’t put my ...
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Disable editing read-only Word documents

Where I work we have many Word documents stored in our Subversion repository. These files are set as read-only most of the time (using the svn:needs-lock property in Subversion), to prevent multiple ...
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How do I tune NTFS for subversion

I'm building a new buildhost for Jenkins that will run Windows 12 Server and check out relatively large c-projects from SVN and build them. I our current generation of builders a bottleneck is the ...
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In SVN + Apache, how to password protect old revisions?

We have a svn repository, facaded by apache, and protected by (complex) authorizations. At revision 1000, we are migrating lots of folders in that svn to a new structure. We thus adapt the rights to ...
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If you cancel a subversion UPDATE, what happens to so-far downloaded files?

Say you "Update" a local svn from a remote repo. For clarity, say the update will have 100 items (new files) totalling 1gb. Say the net breaks and the Update is stopped half way through. (Or, you ...
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SVN Backup and Restore

I am trying to take backup and restore Remote SVN using svnrdump because we don't have an admin SVN console. I need a incremental backup so it will take less time. I am using the following command ...
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How to dump only a certain part of SVN repository?

How to you move a part of an SVN repository into a new repository? To move the contents of a complete SVN repository into a new repository, one has to dump the old repository first: svnadmin dump ...
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Can't get websvn working

I am trying to setup websvn but I get an error when I try to access the repository: svn: E175002: Unexpected HTTP status 405 'Method Not Allowed' on '/svnrep/workspace/history' svn: E175002: ...
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If you cancel a subversion commit, are the so-far sent files committed?

On a subversion repo, I just added 2 GB (100 files) to my local copy, and committed. FTR this is using the popular Versions.app as a client - the repo is an ordinary xp-dev svn repo. It's now 1/2 ...
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Subversion gets stuck when performing a network based operation after not communicating with the server

Our company uses Subversion, and ever since we upgraded to version 1.8 we encounter performance problems in network-based operations such as checkout, update, diff and log. The problem occurs ...
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How to set up Eclipse to connect SVN Remote Server for Static Web Development

I want to develop with Javascript and PHP. I'm doing some tutorials and getting up to speed with the tools. So far I have some code developed and realized that switching from editor to server was ...
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Visual Studio - Using GIT and SVN

Work uses SVN. I want to use GIT for private use. I was also exploring TFS, but it doesn't seem to cooperate with multiple collections, so I stopped looking into it. Currently I use AnkhSVN. I want ...
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How to use Terminal to delete all .svn folders recursively?

what command can I type into Terminal so that I can: delete all .svn folders within a folder (and from all subdirectories) but not delete anything else ?
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svn: can't export Thumb.db file

I'm programming an automatic file uploader from svn to ftp and i'm getting an error with this file: Thumb.db When i export the folder works fine: svn export -r 100 --non-interactive --no-auth-cache ...
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Stuck in infinite loop of authentication when trying to commit changes to google code

I'm attempting to commit to a project hosted on google code that I am not the owner of, but do have commit rights to. I have done so in the past, but with a different client (Subclipse). I'm not sure ...
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How to perform daily backups?

While developing an iPhone project, I create new folders on each day and as follows * November 2009 o 01-DEC-2009 + MyProject o 02-DEC-2009 + MyProject * December ...
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Installing SVN without root access

I have a remote SSH access to a web server. It's running on CentOS and I was wondering how can I install a SVN client locally ? Is it even possible?
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Eclipse out of sync with file system

I am having an eclipse/subclipse problem that occasionally occurs but we cannot reproduce it consistently on my machine or others. When I pull a project, I cannot open the newest changes of some of ...
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SVN corrupted revision

I am using SVN version 1.4.2. I have verified my repo and find that one revision corrupted. svnadmin verify command showing the below message. My backup also having the same issue. Please help me to ...
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TortoiseSVN: how to find a repository on the local machine

The question is how to find an SVN repository on the local machine in Windows7? I know the green (if no changes) or red mark (if changed) should be displayed on that folder. However, how to find that ...
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Use Meld instead of Kompare in KdeSVN

i tried using Meld as external diff in KdeSVN as meld -on - (settings>configure kdesvn>diff&merge) but Meld complains that the usage is wrong: meld: error: no such option: -o Finished Usage: ...
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How to autostart svnserve on reboot and specify the default svn path?

I'm trying to transfer a working subversion Ubuntu server to a CentOS server. Right now I just use svnserve, since I see no need for running it as an Apache module. I installed svn on CentOS with ...
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OpenGrok in Linux Environment set “SVN remote repository as source”

I have configured OpenGrok in Linux Environment and created the index using the following command: java -jar opengrok.jar -W /var/opengrok/etc/configuration.xml -c /var/lib/ctags/usr/bin/ctags -P -S ...
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To get Subversion to work with a remote client server, what do I need to do?

What needs to be set up for a Linux server to checkout a Subversion repository from another Linux server? I have a Subversion instance installed with a repository on a server we'll call ...
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OpenGrok configuration in Linux - SEVERE: Error: No Exuberant Ctags found in PATH [closed]

When I tried running the following command in Linux Environment java -jar opengrok.jar -W /home/app/OpenGrok/opengrok-0.11.1/configuration.xml -c /home/app/OpenGrok/Ctags/ctags.exe -P -S -v -s ...
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Using Git as an svn client

I used to use git-svn as a simple, powerful svn client. I stopped awhile ago for a variety of reasons, and now I'm trying to get started again, and it doesn't seem to work anymore. (Note: I'm not ...
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Visual Svn Server: How to restrict edit by specified IP Address

I want to enable only a specific IPAddess to edit (add, delete, update...) my visual svn server, but all others IPAddess must be able to read... I believe it is necessary a change like this in the ...