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RE: Using a backup server as local svn handler?

From: Bo Berglund <bo.berglund_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:13:58 +0200

On Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:45:52 +0200, "Andreas Stieger" <Andreas.Stieger_at_gmx.de> wrote:

>Hello,
>
>> If I create a "Private" repository on this server and store my projects
>> in that repository, can it interfere with the backed up repos?
>
>This works without issues as long as the repository names are separate.
>
>> AFAIK you cannot write anything in a synced repository except via
>> svnsync or the backup system will break....
>
>The granularity for this is the repository, not the server. In other words,
>you can run your own repositories separate from that that are svnsynced from
>another location.
>
>The only extra consideration that would need to be made is when using write-through
>proxying (SVNMasterURI). Merely noting for completeness that you would need an
>extra Location block in your httpd configuration. But your back-up configuration
>does not include that.
>http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/svn.serverconfig.httpd.html#svn.serverconfig.httpd.extra.writethruproxy
>
>Andreas

Thanks Andreas for the clarification, I thought this was probably the case
but needed confirmation.
And it is not set up as write-through, we do nightlies only.

Regards,
Bo Berglund
Sweden
Received on 2019-08-22 14:14:14 CEST

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