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Re: Upgrading Berkeley DB 4.0 to ... 4.2

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-03-11 22:04:03 CET

"Kay Abendroth" <abendroth@wsc-gmbh.de> writes:

> Hello,
> I'm using Subversion for quite a while now and still have Berkeley DB 4.0
> installed. As I wanted to upgrade to version 4.2 I got an error "Couldn't
> read SVN filesystem" (Apache access). Trying to use 'db_recover' said sth.
> like "environment changed" (or so) and 'svnadmin recover' didn't help as
> well.

Berkeley has specific documentation for how to properly upgrade your


Generally this boils down just making sure you have removed all unused
log files, and then running recover. If you have lingering logfiles,
they can get in the way of the upgrade process.

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Received on Thu Mar 11 22:05:18 2004

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