cygwin and svn on Windows Vista

Jim Kleckner
Thu Apr 19 03:47:00 GMT 2007

Benoit Miller wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> On Feb 21 00:54, Andy Wu wrote:
>>> When I try to do a checkout or export from a svn repository, I get the
>>> following error message:
>>>> svn checkout svn+ssh://[path]/[to]/[repository]
>>> 11 [main] svn 1472 child_copy: linked dll data write copy failed,
>>> 0x317000..0x3170B0, done 0, windows pid 3628, Win32 error 487
>>> svn: Can't create tunnel: Resource temporarily unavailable
>>> This seems to be happening only on Vista (darn Microsoft), and so
>>> command line svn doesn't seem to be working in cygwin. I'm on the
>>> latest cygwin 1.5.24-1 and the svn version is 1.4.2.
>>> I know that Vista is actually not yet supported, 
>> Cygwin runs on Vista and it's supported.  Did you try rebasing?
>> See /usr/share/doc/Cygwin/rebase-2.4.3.README
> Svn command-line (1.4.2 r22196) seems to work just fine for me in 
> Cygwin on Vista.
> In my case I /did/ rebaseall to 0x65000000 when trying to solve an 
> unrelated problem however (it was due to an old cygwin1.dll from a 
> crap installer in \windows\system).
> Does it happen only when doing a checkout or export from an ssh 
> repository?

FYI, a rebaseall fixed this problem for me.


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