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Re: Berkeley DB problem

From: Max Bowsher <maxb_at_ukf.net>
Date: 2004-12-04 20:48:25 CET

Klaus-J. Wolf wrote:
> On Saturday, 4. December 2004 19:39, Max Bowsher wrote:
>> throw away all the __db.* and log.* files.
>> db_recover
>> svnadmin dump
>> svnadmin load into a new repository
>> Verify that the HEAD revision is what you expect.
>> If it is, then everything's ok.
> Okay, okay, okay. Sorry. I should have done what you said.
> "svnadmin dump" is kind of slow. Slow written with capital letters.
> After processing about 30 checked-in revisions, it crashes with thousands
> of
> lines like:
> svn: bdb: DB_ENV->log_flush: LSN of 58/731750 past current end-of-log of
> 1/2750
> svn: bdb: Database environment corrupt; the wrong log files may have been
> removed or incompatible database files imported from another environment
> Help!

Ugh, yuck.

Usually BDB holds off long enough to complete a dump before these error
messages set in.

Try this little recipe instead:

rm log.* __db.*
for i in *s; do mv ${i} ${i}-old && db_dump ${i}-old | db_load ${i}; done
svnadmin recover ..


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