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Re: Repository broken, recover fails

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2003-06-09 14:18:04 CEST

On Mon, Jun 09, 2003 at 10:49:18AM +0100, Chris Wilson wrote:
> I ran recover several times, and at one point it claimed to have worked:
> [root@chris arp_antidote]# svnadmin recover /home/svn/root
> Acquiring exclusive lock on repository db.
> Recovery is running, please stand by...
> Recovery completed.
> The latest repos revision is 1231.
> Then I can at least check stuff out. But I tried the same checkin, and it
> broke the repository again.
> I hope someone can help me with this problem, since it's blocking an
> important task. Also, I'm afraid to do other checkins in case they break
> it too.

You're doing your recovery as 'root'. Are you sure that you've reset all of
the ownership/group values back? You could be messing up your database by
allowing some files to be written, but not others.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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