[Webcom] Trouble with svn

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Fri Jul 13 13:03:39 PDT 2012

Small world Jo, I just noticed this thread :)

This morning I created a '2013' folder for Jo/LOC.  I can also make sure
Jo/others are given access to this through:

Have a good weekend all!


On 12-07-06 11:23 PM, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> Jo,
> As a test I have created a directory under osgeo/foss4g and I had no
> problems.  So I don't think there is anything unusual about the
> repository permissions.  I also confirmed you are in the "osgeo" ldap
> group which controls svn access in that tree so I'm not sure why you
> are having problems.  Can you be more specific about the steps you
> take and the errors you receive?  Perhaps a typescript capture?
> Best regards,
> Frank
> On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 4:53 AM, Jo Cook <jocook at astuntechnology.com> wrote:
>> Dear Webcom,
>> I'm trying to create a directory in http://svn.osgeo.org/osgeo/foss4g  to
>> start holding the files for foss4g 2013 and I'm getting a message about not
>> being able to authenticate with the server (authorisation failed: could not
>> authenticate to server: rejected basic challenge). Previously I have been
>> able to check repositories out, and add files and re-commit, but I'm not
>> massively familiar with subversion so I'm not sure if I have a permissions
>> problem of some kind, if I'm trying to do the wrong thing,  or if my access
>> won't allow me to create the necessary directory.
>> Could someone who knows more about this sort of thing please give me a hand?
>> Thanks
>> Jo

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