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Re: use hotcopy or dump for network repository

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2012 11:37:15 -0600

On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 11:18 AM, e-letter <inpost_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> Readers,
>
> The manual states that 'hotcopy' of 'dump' are examples of commands to
> use to create a copy of a repository. An svn repository was created on
> a network using the protocol 'svn+ssh'; what is the most appropriate
> method to make a copy (e.g. onto a CD) and then use that copy to
> transfer that repository to another computer?
>

Svnadmin dump/load is the most generic approach and should always work
without much concern for differences in CPU types, subversion versions, or
relocating the path where you load it. If those things are all the same,
hotcopy should work too.

-- 
   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell_at_gmail.com
Received on 2012-02-21 18:37:51 CET

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