Because Subversion operates on an centralized, client-server architecture, we'll need both the client and server set up for this example. They can both be on the same computer, but they'll need to be in different directories.
svnrepoand executing the following command:
$ svnadmin create svnrepo/
conf/passwdand add the following line at the bottom:
testuser = testpass
conf/svnserve.conf, and change the line reading
# password-db = passwdto
password-db = passwd.