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Re: [svn] RE: Disaster Recovery - Restoring a repository with lost revisions...

From: Eli Barzilay <eli_at_barzilay.org>
Date: 2005-06-14 19:37:49 CEST

On Jun 14, Karan, Cem (Civ, ARL/CISD) wrote:
> Try this as an experiment (NOTE! I don't know if this will work, I'm
> just suggesting it as an experiment!)
> 1) Create a repository with all the files you need
> 2) make a backup of the repository in the same way that you normally make backups
> 3) make a bunch of updates
> 4) blow away your repository, and replace it with the backup
> 5) See what happens when you try to do the update from your working copy.

Using fsfs and a simple "cp -a" for creating the backup, things work
just fine.

          ((lambda (x) (x x)) (lambda (x) (x x)))          Eli Barzilay:
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