Subversion plugin installation failed on jira4.4

Hi All,

I have installed Subversion plugin version 0.10.7 on JIRA 4.4, when I try to configure svn repository plugin shows the message below,

  • svn: Cannot create directory '/home/users/vasanv/.subversion/auth/svn.simple'
  • Error occurred while updating the repository. Please refer to the log for more details.

Pleae let me know what s wrong.



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SVN is trying to write to /home/users/vasanv/

Do you know if the user running JIRA has access to this directory? The issue should be that it doesn't have write permission.

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