[rancid] Re: svn commit fails during rancid-run

Aaron Wise wise.186 at osu.edu
Fri Jun 30 19:21:12 UTC 2006

I removed the updates from rancid-cvs and control_rancid, and am  
unable to reproduce the previous error-- commits are working fine,  
and 'svn status' produces no output.  Not sure how I was causing the  
error earlier...

Thanks for your help John.

On Jun 30, 2006, at 2:55 PM, john heasley wrote:

> Are there errors from commits in your logs?  The updates should not be
> necessary and if that is fixing the problem then something must be
> leaving your tree out of date.  Try 'svn status' after rancid has run,
> it should produce no output.
> Fri, Jun 30, 2006 at 02:48:01PM -0400, Aaron Wise:
>> The entire repository is owned by the rancid user and group-- users
>> not in the rancid group don't even have read permissions.  This
>> installation is not yet in production, so rancid is the only
>> application touching the repository.
>> On Jun 30, 2006, at 2:05 PM, john heasley wrote:
>>> Someone or something must be mucking with your respository.  I'd
>>> suggest
>>> that you change the ownership & permissions of the files and
>>> directories
>>> where your repository lies such that no other can alter them.

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