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Re: Repeated "unrecoverable" BDB problems (ver 1.1.3)

From: <kfogel_at_collab.net>
Date: 2005-07-01 16:07:50 CEST

kfogel@collab.net writes:
> Instead, you should try using Berkeley's 'db_recover' utility first,
> passing it the '-c' option, meaning "perform catastrophic recovery".
> (See http://www.sleepycat.com/docs/utility/db_recover.html.)
>
> Make sure nothing else is accessing the repository when you do it.
>
> I'm surprise to find that there is no way to tell 'svnadmin recover'
> to do a catastrophic recovery, and that we don't seem to have a FAQ
> item on this. I'll try to do something about the latter, at least.

Okay, we have information about this in our FAQ now, see

   http://subversion.tigris.org/faq.html#wedged-repos

(or rather, see it five minutes from now, when the live site gets the
updates I just committed :-) ).

Let us know if db_recover helped you at all.

-Karl

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