svn: E175002: Received fatal alert: bad_record_mac

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The following appears in the fisheye-debug-<DATE>.log or in the Repositories Page on the FishEye/Crucible UI:

Unable to initialise repository Connections due to com.cenqua.fisheye.config.ConfigException: Could not access <REPO_URL> : org.tigris.subversion.javahl.ClientException: svn: E175002: Received fatal alert: bad_record_mac svn: E175002: PROPFIND request failed on '<REPO_URL>'


This is a known bug from SVNKit.


That bug can be solved by doing the following:


  1. Add the following setting to your FISHEYE_OPTS variable:

  2. After that restart Fisheye/Crucible


Last modified on Jul 31, 2018

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