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Re: how to check completeness? (was: Re: urgent: subversion)

From: Lukas Ruf <ruf_at_rawip.org>
Date: 2004-08-06 12:47:43 CEST

> Max Bowsher <maxb@ukf.net> [2004-08-06 12:45]:
>
> Kenneth Porter wrote:
> > --On Friday, August 06, 2004 9:12 AM +0100 Max Bowsher
> > <maxb@ukf.net>
> wrote:
> >
> >> 'svnadmin dump' reads out a complete representation of the
> >> repository - so, yes, if a dump runs successfully, you can be
> >> certain your repository is 100% working
> >
> > I saw mention in The Book about using a hook script to create a
> > hot backup, but it strikes me as more "safe" to dump the
> > repository instead, perhaps gzipping it. Has anyone written a hook
> > script like that?
>
> It's not exactly hard. Just use something like:
>
> svnadmin dump --incremental -r $REV $REPOS | gzip -9 >
> $BACKUPPATH/rev-$REV.dump.gz
>

Do I need to fear any potential problem regarding concurrent access?
I mean, if anyone starts a commit while this dump is running?

wbr,
Lukas

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