[plt-dev] Re: [Issue 3242] svn 1.5 want access to root with no reason.

From: Grant Rettke (grettke at acm.org)
Date: Tue Mar 3 15:51:58 EST 2009

On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 2:35 PM, Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org> wrote:
> This is a bit from the discussion about the svn bug, which might be a
> useful tip for times when you run into the svn bug:
> On Mar  3, kan at tigris.org wrote:
>> As I noticed, "svn up" may give the problem if some new files were
>> added in repo.  And it's interesting, if "svn up" doesn't work, you
>> can make "svn switch" to the same url, it will update all with no
>> problems.

Is this SVN issue number 3242? We experienced the same thing at work
after this thread began.

Based on what they said in the comments; the client code ignores the
security model on some operations but not others.

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