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Re: WARNING: WC format bumped to 19: single-DB enabled: TAKE CARE

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2010 17:30:06 -0400

Where was the heads up or the discussion to do this now?

On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 13:02, Julian Foad <julian.foad_at_wandisco.com> wrote:
> BACK UP YOUR WC before proceeding.
>
> When you upgrade to r991236 or later, single-DB (format 19) is enabled.
> If you're running trunk and using it for your WCs, you'll need to
> upgrade those WCs before svn will let you continue to use them.
>
> Currently the upgrade from format 18 is performed by
> tools/dev/wc-ng/bump-to-19.py.
>
> CAUTION: It's just a hacky script and it has some very rough edges.  In
> particular, it will assimilate any versioned directory, *including
> things like externals that it shouldn't touch*.  If you have any
> externals, you must delete them (the populated directories, not the
> properties) before running the script, and then run "svn update" to get
> them back again afterwards.
>
> - Julian
>
>
>
Received on 2010-08-31 23:31:01 CEST

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