On Wed, Jul 04, 2007 at 10:20:57AM +0200, Tshepang Lekhonkhobe wrote: > On 7/3/07, Vincent Lefevre <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > >On 2007-07-03 16:26:40 +0200, Tshepang Lekhonkhobe wrote: > >> On 7/3/07, Vincent Lefevre <email@example.com> wrote: > >>> On 2007-07-03 13:40:47 +0200, Tshepang Lekhonkhobe wrote: > >>> > Me have been struggling to access a subversion repo (svn checkout > >>> > svn.gnome.org/svn/tracker/trunk) due to being behind a proxy server. I > >>> > wonder if there's a way to download such repos without having an svn > >>> > client since I can access the web with a web-browser. > >>> > >>> Only if your web browser is a also svn client. But if it isn't, why > >>> don't you install a svn client? > >> > >> I failed: http://lists.debian.org/debian-user/2007/07/msg00075.html > >> And help didn't help: > >> http://lists.debian.org/debian-user/2007/07/msg00162.html > > > >You'll probably have the same problem with a web browser having a > >svn client extension. With a proxy server that filters some method, > >you can't access all the web, and changing the client won't solve > >your problem. If you control the web server itself, perhaps you can > >try something like SSH over HTTP (if CONNECT is allowed). > > It's interesting to note that I tried TortoiseSVN which runs on > Windows and worked without a breeze. This leads me to think that the > web server (which I dodn't control) does accept svn requests. > The company network is run by Windows. The gnome subversion repository is also available via https: 1) Did you try to use http or https with the command-line client? 2) Ditto - (but with tortoisesvn) ? Regards -- Karl E. Jorgensen firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.jorgensen.org.uk/ email@example.com http://karl.jorgensen.com ==== Today's fortune: Memory should be the starting point of the present.
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