On Thu, Jun 28, 2007 at 03:10:18PM -0700, Christopher Cowart wrote: > On Thu, Jun 28, 2007 at 03:45:50PM -0600, Chad Perrin wrote: > > I'm attempting to connect to a Subversion repository via SSH using a > > nonstandard port to check out the repository. The names and numbers in > > the following have been changed to protect the guilty: > > > > svn co svn+ssh://[EMAIL PROTECTED]:1234/usr/home/svn-repos/project project > > Try: > > SVN_SSH="ssh -p 1234" svn co svn+ssh://[EMAIL PROTECTED]/path
Are you suggesting setting an environment variable? I have more than one repository checked out on this system, and they do not all use the same port for access. > > > The result I get is as follows: > > > > ssh: 123.45.678.90:1234: hostname nor servname provided, or not known > > svn: Connection closed unexpectedly > > > > Am I having a brainless moment here? What am I missing? > > ssh doesn't support the hostname:port syntax. You have to use -p. > > Hope that helps, I thought that might be the case, but I'm not sure how to specify it in the svn command string -- which seems to be necessary since making a universal (to this user account) configuration change would then break access to other svn repositories. -- CCD CopyWrite Chad Perrin [ http://ccd.apotheon.org ] They always say that when life gives you lemons you should make lemonade. I always wonder -- isn't the lemonade going to suck if life doesn't give you any sugar? _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"