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Sorry for the beginner question. I am trying to set up a SVN server for the first time.

I have the server running but every time I try to checkout I get an error:

No access allowed to this repository

I was able to checkout when I set anon-access to read, but I always want authentication. Here are my config files:

svnserve.conf

[general]
anon-access = none
auth-access = rw
password-db = /home/svn/Blocks/conf/passwd
realm = Team

passwd

[users]
user = mypass

What could be wrong?

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Where is your repository? Which URL you're trying to check out? ls -l /home/svn/Blocks/conf/passwd? –  quanta Oct 12 '11 at 23:33
    
Try: auth-access = write –  ott-- Oct 13 '11 at 1:51
    
I am trying the command: svn co svn://<ip address of server> the ls -l shows the following: -rw------- 1 www-data subversion 24 2011-10-12 20:16 /home/svn/Blocks/conf/passwd I also changed the auth access to write but no luck. –  Thomas Oct 13 '11 at 23:53

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As far as i know, the auth-access options available are:

  1. none
  2. read
  3. write

There is no rw option, then try to update your svnserve.conf with auth-access write option.

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I changed the auth-access to write but still no luck. Is there anything else I could check? –  Thomas Oct 13 '11 at 23:54
    
The repository was created with svnadmin comman? And what is the command that you use for launch your server? –  Ivan Oct 14 '11 at 13:44

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