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I am trying to get my Apache server restarted after trying to install Subversion.

I have added the following lines to my httpd.conf file for Apache:

LoadModule  dav_svn_module         modules/
LoadModule  authz_svn_module       modules/

But Apache won't restart and the error log file shows this:

C:/xampp/apache/modules/ into server: The specified module could not be found.  

That is weird to me because the files were moved there.

See the screenshot here:

What am I missing?

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LoadModule dav_module .../
LoadModule dav_svn_module .../

Basic DAV module must be loaded before svn-specific

Don't forget also about special Location container for serving svn-repo (SVN Book have well-written article about running Apache-based repos, BTW)

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You are on Windows then .so extensions are no good. You need dll of these libraries.
On the other hand I would recommend using visual svn, if you are looking for an svn hosting server

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all my other modules are done the same way – cdub Dec 30 '11 at 9:36
Core modules are *.so even in Windows – Lazy Badger Dec 30 '11 at 9:40

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