Installing and configuring Apache Subversion with module on Linux Ubuntu - 7.1

Talend Data Integration Installation Guide for Linux

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  1. Install the subversion, apache2 and libapache2-svn packages.
    # apt-get install subversion apache2 libapache2-svn
  2. Create an svn directory, at the root of your system for example.
    # mkdir /svn
  3. Change the owner of the directory to the webserver user, www-data by default.
    # chown www-data:www-data /svn
  4. Switch to www-data user.
    # su -l www-data -s /bin/bash
  5. Create a new SVN repository, my_repo for example.
    $ svnadmin create /svn/my_repo
  6. Create a user and a password.
    $ htpasswd -cmb /svn/passwd talend_admin secretpassword
  7. Open the SVN configuration file.
    # vi /etc/apache2/mods-enabled/dav_svn.conf
  8. Update it as follows:
    <Location /my_repo>
    DAV svn
    SVNPath /svn/my_repo
    AuthUserFile /svn/passwd
    Require valid-user
    AuthType basic
    AuthName "Subversion"
  9. Restart Apache Subversion.
    # /etc/init.d/apache2 restart
  10. If you have SELinux (Security-Enhanced Linux) enabled on your system, see Handling "permission denied" error on SELinux.