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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


(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.


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