Re: Problem Loading Huge Repository
On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 4:05 PM, Bruno Antunes <bema_at_dei.uc.pt> wrote:
> As part of the work of my PhD thesis I need to load the ASF Subversion
> repository into my own local repository in order to mine and extract
> information from the repository without overloading the ASF servers.
> I have downloaded the repository dump and started loading it into my own
> repository. But the repository is huge (~45GB), and loading it using
> 'svnadmin load' will take me days (~15).
> I tried 'svndumpfilter' to filter out some projects but I get the error
> 'svndumpfilter: Unsupported dumpfile version: 3'. I'm using 'svndumpfilter'
> version 1.6.12. Is there any way to overcome this error?
> Do you know any faster way to load the dump file or to filter out some
> projects/revisions so I can speed up the process?
> Thank you in advance.
> Best regards,
> Bruno Antunes
Just a thought... Do you need the revision history or only the current
Guessing if you do not need the revision history then it will be much
smaller and faster to svn export their-stuff -r HEAD
Received on 2011-06-17 02:00:35 CEST
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