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Re: new svnfsfs tool

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Sat, 17 May 2014 10:10:32 +0200

On 16.05.2014 19:56, Stefan Sperling wrote:
> On Thu, May 15, 2014 at 10:48:37AM -0000, stefan2_at_apache.org wrote:
>> Author: stefan2
>> Date: Thu May 15 10:48:37 2014
>> New Revision: 1594860
>>
>> URL: http://svn.apache.org/r1594860
>> Log:
>> Introduce FSFS expert tool 'svnfsfs'. It is intended to grow various
>> FSFS-specific commands in the future - like recreating repcache.db etc.
>>
>> For now, it provides two commands to read (dump) and write (load)
>> format 7 index information. With these, corrupted repositories can
>> be manipulated / fixed by hand or script.
>>
>> The former fsfs-stats tool becomes a sub-command as well.
> Wouldn't it make sense to integrate such functionality in svnadmin?

If the tool is strictly for fiddling with internals of FSFS repositories
that cannot meaningfully apply to other backends, then no, probably not
... we really don't want to have backend-specific commands in svnadmin.

-- Brane

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Branko Čibej | Director of Subversion
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Received on 2014-05-17 10:35:03 CEST

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