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Re: Checkout of mirror slave check into mirror master

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2007a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2007-02-14 22:24:33 CET

On Feb 14, 2007, at 14:21, Ryan wrote:

>> > I have a mirror system set up where all commits in the master
>> are replicated
>> > to the slave. The slave is read only. I want to allow users to
>> check code
>> > out of the slave, but then force them to check into the master.
>> Once code is
>> > checked out of the slave, is there an svn command that can be
>> used to change
>> > the URL to the master.
>> svn switch --relocate
> Unfortunately, I'm getting this error....
> [ryan@localhost ~]$ svn switch --username user --password password
> --relocate http://slave/repos/stuff http://localhost/repos/stuff stuff
> svn: The repository at ' http://localhost/repos/stuff' has uuid
> '4f4dbeb6-2829-0410-bcd8-e4c7e9c6ff9d', but the WC has '708a7b6e-
> bdb3-4098-aece-17835731485b'
> Anyone know what this means??

It means, unfortunately, that you can't really do what you want to do
with Subversion. The svnsync system is designed for creating a read-
only mirror only. It is not currently designed for the situation
where you check out from the read-only mirror, then check in to the

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