[Python-au] mod_python spoils apache2

David Moore djm at linuxsoftware.co.nz
Mon Jul 25 23:21:49 CEST 2005

On Mon, 25 Jul 2005 18:58:32 +1000
Mike Dewhirst <miked at dewhirst.com.au> wrote:

> Overview
> I just added mod_python to apache2 and my subversion repositories are
> no  longer accessible via TortoiseSVN. Update returns the following
> error ...
> PROPFIND request failed on '/repos/xfiles/wip95'
> PROPFIND of '/repos/xfiles/wip95': Could not read status line: 
> connection was closed by server. (http://svn.domain.com)
> I can remove the offending module and everything works again.
> Questions
> 1. Is it possible for Apache to serve both?

Yes.  I'm running both.
> 2. If so, where do I start looking for help?

You could double check the permissions on your repository directories. 
I've seen errors like that when root has been the owner of repository
files instead of apache.  I'm not sure why installing mod_python would
affect that though?


Good luck,

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