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Re: New subversion user report

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2003-04-12 21:40:10 CEST

kfogel@collab.net wrote:

>Jonathan Abbey <jonabbey@arlut.utexas.edu> writes:
>>The nice thing is that cvs2svn did the job fine from the looks of it,
>>all tags got their own subdirs and svn ls and svn cat works great.
>Note that those tags are done very inefficiently (way, way too many
>copies). We're going to disable this part of cvs2svn soon, while we
>work on it.
>I don't know if this explains the increased size of your repository.
>IIRC, copies duplicate the space of their topmost node (?), and then
>all nodes under that are shared; but cvs2svn may be making a copy for
>every node in a copied tree.

I think that's what it's doing, yes; lots and lots of unneeded directory
metadata there!

Brane Čibej   <brane_at_xbc.nu>   http://www.xbc.nu/brane/
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