I recently had to upgrade Subversion on an RHEL 4 machine; Subversion 1.1.4 was installed and that's getting a little long in the tooth. So I downloaded and tried to compile Subversion, but ran into problems because the RHEL 4 version of APR is pretty old too. Specifically, I got this error:
So I poked around for a bit and figured out how the
--with-apr-util options work. This works out well, actually, since I've got an upgraded version of Apache and now I can point Subversion to it. For posterity, here's the invocation:
Hope this helps someone!