Subversion on Google and CodePlex Errors

posted @ Saturday, July 29, 2006 11:54 AM

 

Google has recently provided access to creating Subversion repositories with you gmail account for projects here. After performing a small import, the SVN access Google provides is rather slow, hopefully they are still working on this. Microsoft released CodePlex at the end of June, a development community site which interacts with Team Foundation Server. CodePlex is currently limiting the amount of projects that are created to help scaling efforts. After accepting the terms and conditions to download the Jad Engine project, I got the following helpful error message:

Helpful error message

Hopefully some of the developers on CodePlex will see this and provide a more meaningful error message to end users in the future.