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Re: Berkeley DB error while opening `changes' table for filesystem

From: John Peacock <jpeacock_at_rowman.com>
Date: 2003-05-27 17:35:53 CEST

John Peacock wrote:
> I saw a couple assertions fail:
> ...
>> Running ("svn","cp","-m","Tagging branching point
>> 5.004_50","file:///var/svn/perl//trunk","file:///var/svn/perl//tags/branchpoints/5.004_50")
>> svn: subversion/libsvn_subr/path.c:154: svn_path_join: Assertion
>> `is_canonical (base, blen)' failed.
>> Tagged branching point 5.004_50

Responding to my own posting: indeed, if I call the script such that it does not
have a trailing slash, a new repository works fine (i.e. I can import until I
run out of hard-drive for the log files ;~). Doesn't explain why I was able to
commit/checkout for ~50 revisions before the repository got hosed.

I'll keep the old repository around in case anyone (Sleepycat) wants to look at
it. Followups to my address please, since I am dropping off the list for the


John Peacock
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Received on Tue May 27 17:37:16 2003

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