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Re: format 8 ?

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-09-06 20:15:15 CEST

On 9/6/07, Drew Marold <dmarold@neosaej.com> wrote:
> I recently tried to use svnlook, and got the error
> svnlook: Expected repository format '3' or '5'; found format '8'
> After doing a bunch of searching I found references to various formats
> and how they're affected by upgrades, but I never saw anything about
> format #8. On my svn server the format file contains a 5. Server is
> running 1.4.2, my client was the same, but just today I upgraded to
> 1.4.5 to see if that made a difference (it didn't). Both server & client
> are running windows xp, and the repository is in FSFS format (as far as
> I can tell).
> What is this mysterious format 8 ? Is there a way to upgrade my
> repository so it's on the same format ?

Format 8 is the 1.4 *working copy* format. svnlook shouldn't be
looking at a working copy, but a repository.

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