Thorsten Goetzke wrote on Tue, 26 Mar 2019 10:40 +00:00:
> I am evaluating a migration for some very old repositories to subversion
> 1.10. These are currently running using subversion 1.7, but where most
> likely created a much older version. I use the binaries provided by wandisco
> svnadmin, version 1.10.3 (r1842928)
> My current migration strategy is to apply a dump load cyrcle using the
> current svnadmin tool
> Seems to work most repositories but for one particualar theres a problem.
> I am using svnadmin load --normalize-props uls/ -F ../uls.txt
> And i get:
> <<< Started new transaction, based on original revision 18083
> * editing path :
> ...svnadmin: E125005: A property with invalid line ending found in
> dumpstream; consider using --normalize-props while loading.
This error code is specifically caused by an svn:* property whose value
contains a CR byte (0x0D). It could be either a revprop or a versioned
property. In either case, --bypass-prop-validation should allow the
load to proceed (but the invalid data will remain in the history of the
(We should make that error message show the name of the property,
> Are there some catches on how to use --normalize-probs?
Note that it's spelled "props" (short for "properties").
Received on 2019-03-26 16:10:54 CET