[SATLUG] Need some help with SVN
kell at spoonix.com
Tue Dec 5 12:44:40 CST 2006
On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 12:31:35PM -0600, Nate Turnage wrote:
> On 12/5/06, Justizin <justizin at siggraph.org> wrote:
> >If you use CentOS, RHEL, or debian you can install svn from packages,
> >and I strongly suggest that you do so if possible, unless you are
> >looking to become a subversion consultant. ;)
> >Unless you have to, also, I'd suggest using mod_dav_svn vs. svnserve
> Actually it is installed as part of a hosting account I have with
> Railsplayground. They just don't have a lot of documentation on how to use
> I am planning on setting up a local server at work once I get a handle on
> how to use it properly. We'll probably use Ubuntu or SuSE on our box.
> Thanks for the tips.
One more, free of charge... when you setup the SVN repos, use the
filesystem as your backend instead of bdb.
svnadmin create --fs-type fsfs /path/to/repos
The Berkely DB backend seems to get stuck for whatever reason and
corrupts the repository.
K. Spoon <kell at spoonix.com>
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