Diagnosing Problems with Subversion Integration
On this page:
- VCS and its general settings
- Subversion settings
- The format of the local working copy
- Parent folders of the branches used
- Enabling svnkit logging
If any problem occurs with Subversion integration, feel free to contact our support. To facilitate detecting, locating, and resolving your problems, provide detailed information regarding your Subversion integration with IntelliJ IDEA. This topic lists the necessary information and explains how you can retrieve it.
The following data is usually required to diagnose Subversion problems:
VCS and its general settings
The version control system used in your project or in its parts and the general version control settings applied to your project are specified on the Version Control page of the Settings/Preferences dialog. Open the Settings / Preferences Dialog by pressing Ctrl+Alt+S or by choosing for Windows and Linux or for OS X, and click Version Control.
Subversion-specific settings are configured on the Subversion page, under the Version Control node of the Settings/Preferences dialog. Open the Settings / Preferences Dialog by pressing Ctrl+Alt+S or by choosing for Windows and Linux or for OS X, and click Subversion under Version Control.
The format of the local working copy
The working copy format is the Subversion format in compliance with which the working copy was created. To view the format of a working copy, choose View | Tool Windows | Version Control on the main menu. In the Version Control tool window that opens, switch to the Subversion Working Copies Information tab.
Parent folders of the branches used
Enabling svnkit logging
If data saved in the IntelliJ IDEA logs is not sufficient to solve the problem and the problem is
related to the communication protocol or authentication, enable svnkit logging,
reproduce the problem, and attach the
To enable svnkit logging, add
to one of the following files depending on the operating system used:
- OS X: http://stackoverflow.com/a/13581526/72788
Refer to sections Tuning IntelliJ IDEA to learn about
vmoptions files locations.