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Re: I lost 7 bdb repositories yesterday!

From: Marc Haisenko <haisenko_at_webport.de>
Date: 2005-07-05 10:58:14 CEST

On Tuesday 05 July 2005 10:49, Markus Tacker wrote:
> Hoi Adrian,
> Adrian Hoe wrote:
> > What a relief! How can I convert bdb repositories to fsfs without losing
> > any revisions data?
> svnadmin dump repo > repo.dump
> svnadmin creat repo2
> svnadmin load repos2 < repo.dump

Do the following instead of step two to be extra sure:
svnadmin create --fs-type=fsfs repo2

And afterwards:
mv repo repo.old
mv repo2 repo

...and nobody will notice ;-) Well, at least not if noone did a commit to
while/after the svnadmin dump ran.

Marc Haisenko
Webport IT-Services GmbH
mailto: haisenko@webport.de
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