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Version Control System preventing editing

-- MichaelN - 04 Sep 2015 Hi, Version Control System is not allowing me to make any edits to topics.

The topic is the "WebHome" that is found in Var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/data/Main

What I had done is make a copy of the WebHome file and it is still called "webhome"... the original I changed to another name.

I then made edits using a text editor to the copy and saved it.

Now when I try to make changes to that topic Version Control is preventing me from making any changes. here is the error message i get:

Error saving topic During save of Main an error was found by the version control system.

PlainFile: failed to create file /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/data/Main/WebHome.txt: Permission denied at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/Store/ line 1372. at /usr/share/perl/5.14/CGI/ line 379
failed to create file /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/data/...') called at /usr/share/perl/5.14/CGI/ line 468
failed to create file /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/data/...') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/Store/ line 1372 Foswiki::Store::PlainFile::_saveFile('/var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/data/Main/WebHome.txt', '%META:TOPICINFO{author="AlecNgo" comment="" date="1441400071"...') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/Store/ line 506 Foswiki::Store::PlainFile::saveTopic('Foswiki::Store::PlainFile=HASH(0x26a96c8)', 'Foswiki::Meta=HASH(0x2d946e8)', 'AlecNgo', 'HASH(0x1b7b8f0)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/ line 2135 Foswiki::Meta::__ANON__() called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 416 eval {...} called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 408 Error::subs::try('CODE(0x3016c88)', 'HASH(0x3015f80)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/ line 2152 Foswiki::Meta::saveAs('Foswiki::Meta=HASH(0x2d946e8)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/ line 1999 Foswiki::Meta::__ANON__() called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 416 eval {...} called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 408 Error::subs::try('CODE(0x30357d0)', 'HASH(0x305b110)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/ line 2003 Foswiki::Meta::save('Foswiki::Meta=HASH(0x2d946e8)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/UI/ line 672 Foswiki::UI::Save::__ANON__() called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 416 eval {...} called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 408 Error::subs::try('CODE(0x2dd5398)', 'HASH(0x30356c8)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/UI/ line 685 Foswiki::UI::Save::save('Foswiki=HASH(0x205d810)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/ line 374 Foswiki::UI::__ANON__() called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 416 eval {...} called at /usr/share/perl5/ line 408 Error::subs::try('CODE(0x13aca10)', 'HASH(0x205d2d0)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/ line 500 Foswiki::UI::_execute('Foswiki::Request=HASH(0x1ff5430)', 'CODE(0x2063230)', 'save', 1) called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/ line 326 Foswiki::UI::handleRequest('Foswiki::Request=HASH(0x1ff5430)') called at /var/www/Foswiki-2.0.0/lib/Foswiki/Engine/ line 99 Foswiki::Engine::CGI::run('Foswiki::Engine::CGI=HASH(0x1967df0)') called


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Subject Installation of Foswiki
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Topic revision: r1 - 04 Sep 2015, MichaelN - This page was cached on 11 Mar 2018 - 12:57.

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