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Re: VSS to subversion migration

From: Irfan Sayed <irfu.sayed_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Jun 2009 12:47:31 +0530

On Mon, Jun 1, 2009 at 7:55 PM, vishwajeet singh <dextrous85_at_gmail.com>wrote:

> yes I think so but does not remember exactly; it imported labels as
> branches as far as I can remember.
>
>
>
> On Mon, Jun 1, 2009 at 7:52 PM, Irfan Sayed <irfu.sayed_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Jun 1, 2009 at 7:12 PM, vishwajeet singh <dextrous85_at_gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>> I had used vss2svn a year back and it worked great for me
>>> http://www.pumacode.org/projects/vss2svn
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mon, Jun 1, 2009 at 6:59 PM, Irfan Sayed <irfu.sayed_at_gmail.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi all,
>>>>
>>>> I need to migrate some source code from VSS to subversion. i have seen
>>>> there is one open source tool called "vssmigrate" which does the migration.
>>>> it imports following"
>>>>
>>>> 1: source code
>>>> 2: history (vss commit comments along with vss version no.)
>>>>
>>>> now what i need is , i want to import the source code as per label
>>>> basis. in vss we have labeled some source codes for releases. now i need
>>>> those labeled source code as it is in subversion tags folder so that i can
>>>> reproduce previous releases at any time.
>>>>
>>>> if in vss the label is "1.2.2" then in subversions tags folder also it
>>>> shud be "1.2.2" along with actual source code.
>>>>
>>>> what i obserevd that in vss, there is no any clear visibility for labels
>>>> in VSS. if somebody wants to get the source code on label basis then he has
>>>> to use "get " operation and all the source code will be there in his
>>>> desktop.
>>>> this approach is very time consuming and hectic as we need to download
>>>> all the source code label wise and then import to subversion one by one.
>>>>
>>>> Pleaese let me know if some body has any better way to migrate.
>>>>
>>>> Please advice
>>>>
>>>> Regards
>>>> Irf
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> Cheers,
>>> Vishwajeet
>>> http://www.singhvishwajeet.com
>>>
>>
>> Does it import labels also??
>>
>> --irf
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Cheers,
> Vishwajeet
> http://www.singhvishwajeet.com
>

Hi,

I am getting some error while running the command

*D:\Irfan\vssmigrate_alpha>vss2svn.exe --vssdir D:\POC_SVN --ssphys
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\COMMON\VSS\win32\ss.exe" --tempdir
c:\Temp --dumpfile c:\dumpvss --verbose --debug --timing
could not find ParserDetails.ini in /PerlApp/XML/SAX
Connecting to database c:\Temp/vss_data.db*
**
*======== VSS2SVN ========
BEGINNING CONVERSION...
Start Time : Tue Jun 2 12:19:58 2009*

*VSS Dir : D:\POC_SVN
Temp Dir : c:\Temp
Dumpfile : c:\dumpvss*
*SSPHYS exe : C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual
Studio\COMMON\VSS\win32\ss.exe
SSPHYS ver : unknown
XML Parser : XML::SAX::Expat*
*TASK: INIT*
*SETTING TASK LOADVSSNAMES*
*SETTING STEP 0
TASK: LOADVSSNAMES
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\COMMON\VSS\win32\ss.exe" info
"D:\POC_SVN/data/names.dat"*
*User "irfsay1" not found*
*Username: irfsay1
ERROR -- FAILED with non-zero exit status 100
at vss2svn.pl line 1092
File does not exist: Username: irfsay1
Password: Username: at vss2svn.pl line 112
Password: Username:*

Please advice

Regads
Irf

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