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I have a small LAN at home connecting 2 computers with an switch and the switch to ADSL router. Small "server" running Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS and client running Windows XP.

The server runs:

svnserve -d --listen-port=6999 -r ./Repo1

for a small project (4 MB, ~200files).

Whats the problem? Running checkout on the client machine is very slow (when I mean very I mean I'm running the checkout now for like ~30min and I've got ~70% of the data in my local copy).

I've tried...

  • turning the firewall OFF and ON and nothing changed
  • changing the svn client (TortoiseSVN, Netbeans SVN plugin)
  • configure svnserve to generate log files but no errors where there

The network connection is ok no package loss on the way from/to the machines.

What can I try more? Any suggestions would be great!

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What about anti-virus? Not so much on the server, but the clients. AV can really tank a Subversion checkout.

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Seems not like this, but thanks for the answer, propably it will help for someone. – veritas Dec 6 '10 at 23:13

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