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sr #110853: Viewing SVN revision log broken on large files

Submitter:  Phil Krylov <philkrylov>
Submitted:  Mon 13 Mar 2023 08:45:41 PM UTC
Category:  Source code repositories - web browsing Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  4 - Important Status:  None
Assigned to:  None Operating System:  None
Open/Closed:  Open
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Fri 17 Mar 2023 08:00:21 AM UTC, comment #1: 

For the reference: (i.e. vcs0) currently runs Trisquel 7; in the latest Trisquel releases (10 and 11), I failed to find the viewvc package.

Ineiev <ineiev>
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Mon 13 Mar 2023 08:45:41 PM UTC, original submission:  

E.g.: gives:

An Exception Has Occurred

Python Traceback

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/viewvc/lib/", line 4322, in main
  File "/usr/lib/viewvc/lib/", line 397, in run_viewvc
  File "/usr/lib/viewvc/lib/", line 2306, in view_log
    sortby, first, last - first, options)
  File "/usr/lib/viewvc/lib/vclib/svn/", line 530, in itemlog
    first + limit, options)
  File "/usr/lib/viewvc/lib/vclib/svn/", line 205, in _get_history
    1, rev, options.get('svn_cross_copies', 0))
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libsvn/", line 566, in svn_repos_history
    return _repos.svn_repos_history(*args)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libsvn/", line 6643, in _wrap
    def _wrap(self, obj):
  File "/usr/lib/viewvc/lib/vclib/svn/", line 392, in _sigterm_handler
NameError: global name 'sys' is not defined

This is a bug in ViewVC 1.1.x, it can be fixed by switching to ViewVC 1.2.x or applying the fix from .

However, there also seems to be an underlying timeout problem.

Phil Krylov <philkrylov>


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