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Re: How to delete a project permanently?

From: Karl Heinz Marbaise <khmarbaise_at_gmx.de>
Date: 2006-01-31 17:13:19 CET


> Is it possible to delete a project from a repository permanently, so it
> will not occupy disk space anymore?
> The basic problem is that I have a repository with some obsolete
> projects inside. They are already archived and possibly I won't ever
> need them. But there are also live projects in the same repository and I
> need to archive them each day. The obsolete projects should not make my
> archives bigger.
> Is this possible?
Yes of course it is possible.

You have to do an svnadmin dump ... and use the svndumpfilter to filter
out the projects which you like to remove permantly and after that
you can use the svnadmin load

After this procedure you have permanently removed the projects.

Kind Regards.
Karl Heinz Marbaise

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