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From Branko ─îibej <>
Subject Re: strange E/W200033 (b)locking error/warning when trying to modify a svn 1.8 working copy over SMB share
Date Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:24:30 GMT
On 03.04.2014 17:06, Tobias Bading wrote:
> Hi.
> I'm having a problem with a workflow that used to work fine with
> Subversion
> 1.6 but stopped working with Subversion 1.8:
> I'm using GNU Emacs on an Ubuntu Lucid machine to edit files on an AIX
> machine
> over a SMB share. Emacs uses the Subversion 1.8.8 command line client to
> perform vc-related operations. Read-only operations like showing the
> log or
> diffs work fine. However, operations like "svn resolved" or "svn
> update" fail,
> e.g. "svn resolved" with
> svn: warning: W200033: sqlite[S5]: database is locked
> and "svn update" with
> svn: E200033: Another process is blocking the working copy database,
> or the
> underlying filesystem does not support file locking; if the working
> copy is on
> a network filesystem, make sure file locking has been enabled on the file
> server
> svn: E200033: sqlite[S5]: database is locked

You probably have the exclusive-locking option set in your
~/.subversion/config (or in /etc/subversion/config). Emacs vc-mode is
probably running two (or more) instances of 'svn', one of which block
the other(s).

-- Brane

Branko ─îibej | Director of Subversion
WANdisco // Non-Stop Data

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