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RE: Backup and Incremental Backup Perl Scripts

From: Hughes, Trystan <Trystan.Hughes_at_assetco.com>
Date: 2005-05-23 16:37:53 CEST

>Here's what I use:


>FILENAME="$BACKUP_DIR/$REV-"`/bin/date +'%F-%H%M.incr.gz'`

>`svnadmin dump $REPOS --revision $REV --incremental | gzip > $FILENAME`

>This gets called from the post-commit hook script like so:

>/usr/lib/subversion/hook-scripts/incremental-backup.sh "$REPOS" "$REV"

Ok, I am having some problems with this.

I have created a simple perl (.pl) file that is to take the command-line parameters and print them to the screen. Now my perl file I have created is as follows...

#! perl (using Windows)


print $var1."\n".$var2;

And the command-line call that calls this script is as follows...

>perl c:\test_incremental.pl "param1" "param2"

Now it compiles ok, but all I get is blank output to the command prompt when I run the script, and not


Hope someone can see where I am going wrong or missing something out.




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