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RE: [TSVN] SVN flushing the repository

From: <Bill.Hughes_at_cgi-europe.com>
Date: 2005-04-27 18:24:07 CEST

Simon Large wrote:
> Zeger.Kruijswijk wrote:
>> From the manual i can't find anywhere information about how remove
>> earlier revision that are definitely not anylonger needed. Some
>> contain huge SQL files that are outdated and we want to get rid of
>> them. can you inform us how to do this?
> That is because you can't delete items from the repository.
> If you could
> do that you wouldn't have a revision control system, because you could
> not go back and recreate an old version.
> There is a brief note about why you can't really undo a revision here:
> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.1/ch04s04.html#svn-ch-4-sect-4.2
> You need to scroll down a few lines ...

Having read that first (please) you can then check out chapter 5 and read up
on svndumpfilter.
I can't post a link as our internet access has gone wrong - random sites


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