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Re: Recovering repository with multiple missing rev/ files

From: Eiren Smith <eirens_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2010 17:22:43 -0400

On Jul 30, 2010, at 3:41 PM, Daniel Shahaf wrote:

> Stefan Sperling wrote on Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 20:05:16 +0200:
>> On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 01:57:12PM -0400, Eiren Smith wrote:
>>> Unfortunately, it appears I cannot create dump files from revisions
>>> after a missing revs/ file gap. All the dumpfiles I created which
>>> began with a revision past a point of continuity were unusable.
> Did you pass --incremental and/or --deltas flags to 'svnadmin dump'?

Not in the case I described in my earlier post. But I did experiment with --incremental and the result there was a tiny little dumpfile, which perhaps just had one revision in it.

I didn't try --deltas. The page


says, "... deltified dumpfiles are more CPU intensive to create ..." which makes me think the deltas get recalculated by --deltas, not just grabbed from the revs/ files directly. So it might not help, huh?

Received on 2010-07-30 23:23:25 CEST

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