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Gnu Arch annoyance: unable to aquire revision lock

posted Feb 11, 2009, 12:17 PM by Jade Rubick

Moving to (and liking it so far). Setting up Arch, tried to commit:

arch_commit: unable to acquire revision lock (could not rename file.)
tree: /home/safe4all-dev/safe4all-dev

Tried to get the permissions right, but that wasn't the problem.

The issue is that you need a directory in


called ++revision-lock
and a directory under that called

If that's not there, no dice.