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Re: Upgrading a very old SVN version

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2016_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:43:09 -0600

On Dec 13, 2017, at 10:01, Joanne Giammo wrote:
> My company had been working with a very old version of SVN – 1.3.2 from 2006
> They are planning to upgrade to the latest version – currently 1.9.7
> I realize that an upgrade from 1.3.2 to 1.9.7 is a serious jump.
> • Are there any know issues doing an upgrade such as this?
> • Is this full upgrade recommended or should the upgrade be done in stages until we reach 1.9.7?
> • We don’t want to lose the check-in history of all the files.
> Any guidance would be great!

1.x version are supposed to be compatible with one another. I would just try it. Dump your 1.3.2 repo, load it into a new 1.9.7 repo, see what happens.
Received on 2017-12-13 17:43:26 CET

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