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Re: svn: bdb: PANIC / Reliability?

From: Georg Wittenburg <georg.wittenburg_at_gmx.net>
Date: 2005-05-09 10:48:48 CEST

On Monday 09 May 2005 10:36, Martin A. Brooks wrote:
> On Mon, 2005-05-09 at 10:13 +0200, Georg Wittenburg wrote:
> > Now, I fixed my repository AGAIN by repeating the three steps pointed out
> > above. However, I'm getting quite close to switching back to CVS because
> > from my perspective as an user, this trouble is just not worth it.
>
> At the risk of being flamed by other list members, I would recommend
> switching to the FSFS backend for your repository.

Thanks. I found a small migration HOWTO at
http://julien.danjou.info/blog/index.php/2004/12/31/103-subversion-fsfs-migration
and will follow those steps unless something else comes up shortly on this
list.

> BerkeleyDB is, frankly, a pain in the backside as far as SVN is
> concerned and I for one will welcome the day that it's no longer the
> default backend type.

Thanks again,
   Georg

-- 
Georg Wittenburg
http://page.mi.fu-berlin.de/~wittenbu/

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