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Re: Is it safe to rename a repository?

From: Peter N. Lundblad <peter_at_famlundblad.se>
Date: 2005-02-24 13:33:11 CET

On Thu, 24 Feb 2005, Jens Peters wrote:

> is it safe to rename a repository after creating it and after doing a
> lot of svn actions on it?
> - svnadmin create myrepos
> - "doing a lot of svn actions"
> - ren myrepos mynewrepos
> - svn switch --relocate myrepos mynewrepos

The switch coommand above is wrong. The paths should be URLs, but else it
should be safe to move or rename a repository. The repository doesn't
store its location on disk (assuming you don't have any hook scripts with
hard-coded paths:-).


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