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Re: Keeping checkouts afer filtering the repository?

From: Saulius Grazulis <grazulis_at_ibt.lt>
Date: 2005-12-02 09:33:27 CET

On Friday 02 December 2005 01:10, Marius Gedminas wrote:

> Suppose I use svnadmin dump, svndumpfilter, svnadmin create and svnadmin
> load to convert a repository from bsddb to fsfs and exclude some files.
> Suppose I then use mv to move the old repository out of the way and to move
> the new one into its place.  Can I then continue to use existing working
> directories, or should I make a fresh checkout?

To be on the safe side:

I would

a) move WC to a safe place,
b) make a fresh chekcout,
c) 'rsync --update --archive --verbose old-WC/ new-WC/' to restore files that
are missing in the new WC and
d) commit the changes.

Then go on working as usuall.

Geros kloties ;)

Dr. Saulius Grazulis
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