This reference will describe how to install SVN with support for http/https URLS for OSX. This has only been tested in Mountain Lion. This was done to counter “E170000: Unrecognized URL scheme for http*” and from installing SVN through Xcode.
Install neon: Make sure that neon is installed to /usr/local/ by default
cd neon ./configure --with-ssl make sudo make install
cd subversion ./configure --with-ssl -with-neon=/usr/local/ make sudo make install
Check to see if the installation worked correctly
This is the response you should be looking for:
svn, version 1.7.8 (r1419691) compiled Jan 10 2013, 14:40:15 Copyright (C) 2012 The Apache Software Foundation. This software consists of contributions made by many people; see the NOTICE file for more information. Subversion is open source software, see http://subversion.apache.org/ The following repository access (RA) modules are available: * ra_neon : Module for accessing a repository via WebDAV protocol using Neon. - handles 'http' scheme - handles 'https' scheme * ra_svn : Module for accessing a repository using the svn network protocol. - with Cyrus SASL authentication - handles 'svn' scheme * ra_local : Module for accessing a repository on local disk. - handles 'file' scheme