FIXED: issue when committing to sourceforge

Peter FELECAN pfelecan at
Thu Dec 12 18:30:15 CET 2013

Dagobert Michelsen <dam at> writes:
> Am 12.12.2013 um 16:30 schrieb Dagobert Michelsen:
>> Am 12.12.2013 um 12:35 schrieb Dagobert Michelsen:
>>> Am 11.12.2013 um 20:14 schrieb Peter FELECAN:
>>>> I'm having issues committing to SourceForge:
>>>> Authentication realm: <> SourceForge Subversion area
>>>> svn: E170001: Commit failed (details follow):
>>>> svn: E170001: MKACTIVITY of
>>>> /svnroot/gar/!svn/act/ede9338f-9d0e-e71b-83fc-b722b37016c2':
>>>> authorization failed: Could not authenticate to server: rejected
>>>> Basic challenge (
>>>> Nothing changed since the last successful commit. I'm the only one to
>>>> have this kind of behavior?
>>> Doesn't work for me either any more :-( I opened a service request at sourceforge:
>> I just got an email from the Sourceforge support team that we need to migrate our GAR Trac to Allura ASAP.
>> Maybe the subversion migration to Allura is tied to that. I'll keep you posted.
> It was indeed related. To be able to commit again please do the following:
>   cd <yourrepo>
>   svn info
>   (See what URL is, e.g. URL:
>   svn relocate

It works. The only caveat is that you need to re-enter your user name
and password for the first time and after that everything works as

Thank you for you intervention: quick and efficient.

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