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Re: "No such representation" error

From: Max Bowsher <maxb_at_ukf.net>
Date: 2004-12-20 17:34:53 CET

Vladimir Prus wrote:
> Hello,
> all of sudden, I started getting the above error on one my repository.
> I wonder:
> 1. What does it mean (the error is pretty obscure)

Repository corruption.

> 2. How could it happen

We recently, with Sleepycat's help, located an obscure bug with subversion's
use of BDB. That might account for it.

> 3. How do I recover

Send me an URL to download a copy of the repository.

> I was using "cp -r" to make backup, but since this is local repository, it
> should not matter.

Dangerous. You should still use "svnadmin hotcopy". Or take steps to ensure
exclusive access the repository during the copy.


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