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Can't not confirm untrusted certificate using SVN

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I am using TortoiseSVN 1.8.1,
Build 24570 - 32 Bit , 2013/07/22 18:28:29, Subversion 1.8.1, -release, apr 1.4.8, apr-util 1.5.2, serf 1.3.0, OpenSSL 1.0.1e 11 Feb 2013, zlib 1.2.8

I created batch file and want to call it from Jenkins CI.

The command line follows:

svn update --trust-server-cert --non-interactive --username UserName --password Password FolderName

If I run it from cmd.exe it is ok. But if I run it from Jankins, it fails with error:

svn: E230001: Unable to connect to a repository at URL 'https://server/path' svn: E230001: Server SSL certificate untrusted

I found similar question at SO http://stackoverflow.com/questions/17177405/svn-server-ssl-certificate-untrusted-from-post-commit-hook, but there is no answer for it. How can I fix the issue?

posted Aug 25, 2013 by Sonu Jindal

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2 Answers

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The --trust-server-cert option only overrides errors where the hostname does not match the CN given in the certificate. It does not override other error cases, such as expired certificates. Unfortunately, there is currently no way to ignore other error conditions.

I consider this is a bug. Subversion should allow for tolerating other SSL errors, too. But so far no fix has been implemented. So for now, you might need to ask the admins of the service to fix their cert.

answer Aug 25, 2013 by Luv Kumar
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Finally I have managed to fix the issue.
The issue was because of CN mismatch to server name. Finally certificate with correct CN re-issued, nothing else helped.

answer Aug 27, 2013 by anonymous
Can you tell me the process followed?
Please ask a fresh question, its a old thread.
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