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Re: svn repository killed & backup

From: Andy <andy_at_t-2.net>
Date: 2007-07-27 10:29:55 CEST

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>Datum: Thu, 26 Jul 2007 15:35:26 -0400
>Od: "Andy Levy" <andy.levy@gmail.com>
>Zadeva: Re: svn repository killed
>Do: users@tortoisesvn.tigris.org
>
>On 7/26/07, Aleksander (Andy) Rožman <andy@t-2.net> wrote:
>> Hi !
>>
>> I would like to know if there is any other way to do this. Maybe like create empty repository and "import" saved local data somehow?
>
>All you can do at this point (on the SVN end) is import into a new
>repository with the current versions you have in your working copy.
>Your history is gone (along with anything that was in the repository
>which you don't have a copy of), it's not cached in your working copy.
>

Hi !

Question is which way to go:
1. Make SVN repository and import CVS (from cvs repository) data to it, and do import
2. Make empty SVN repository and do import

Which is better way, or which way is even possible. I would go with 1 so that I have at least some history...

Another question: Backup

In future I will make regular backups (daily probably). How to do that? I use FSFS.
1. Taring directory with repository
2. use svn tools to create backup

I know that there is tool that makes dump of all data, but I was wondering if taring would be enough (since I am using FSFS)

Thanks for all answers do far
Andy

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