On Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 9:29 PM, Branko Čibej <br...@apache.org> wrote:
> On 16.09.2016 19:39, Morin, Monique Marlene wrote:
>> Goal is to install Subversion 1.9.4 from source on a RHEL 7 system.
I've some unmaintained SRPM bundling work at
https://github.com/nkadel/subversion-1.8.x-srpm which may help you
build actual RPM's.
>> Subversion configure script (checks for and) is complaining of httpd
>> version 2.4.6 that ships as part of RHEL 7 (
>> httpd-2.4.6-40.el7_2.4.x86_64), thus install is prevented.
>> "configure: error: Apache httpd version 2.4.6 includes a broken
>> mod_dav; use a newer version of httpd"
>> Any suggestions?
> 'configure --help' is your friend:
> Whitelist a particular Apache version number,
> typically used to enable the use of a old version
> patched by a distribution.
> But be aware that if the RHEL 7 version of httpd is *not* patched, your
> SVN server will be broken in subtle ways.
> I really have no idea how to check that.
You can also check the patches for CentOS or RHEL 7 at
https://git.centos.org/, or look in more depth at
The interface there is still pretty poor: you're actually better off
grabbing the SRPM's at https://vault.centos.org/.