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Re: Backup a repository

From: Mark W. Shead <mwshead_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-04-20 06:55:52 CEST

On Apr 19, 2007, at 1:14 PM, Karen Tracey wrote:

> I just gave it a quick try and it worked (that is, a checkout of
> the "restored" repository succeeded). It's still not a safe backup
> method, unless you can guarantee nothing is changing in the
> repository as it is being tar'd.

Also keep in mind that if something bad happens, you are probably
going to have a better chance of fixing things from the dump file
than from a tar of the filesystem.

Mark

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