Originally Posted by till
and when you run:
sudo -u webx /usr/bin/svn --username USERNAME --password PASS up /var/www/clients/clientX/webX/web > /dev/null
on the shell, then the command works?
thanks for replay. Yes it works. It complains about permissions only:
svn: warning: Can't open file '/root/.subversion/servers': Permission denied
I don't know if this information helps but .subversion directory also was created for user webX and for SHELLUSER of this web: