Archive | February, 2012

Fixing Coda SVN certificate permission errors

I’m a big fan of Coda, but I had a lot of trouble getting source control to work properly. After creating a site and setting the local root folder, I kept receiving the following error:

Could not retrieve status.

svn: OPTIONS of ‘’: Server certificate verification failed: Issuer is not trusted (

To fix this, you should check the SVN path that Coda is using, and compare that to the output of “which svn” at your command line.

Coda was looking here:


My local SVN installation was looking here:


Changing the path in Coda fixed the problem for me.


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