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From Les Mikesell <>
Subject Re: Estimation of repository upgrade
Date Fri, 05 Aug 2011 17:52:02 GMT
On 8/5/2011 12:27 PM, Mark Phippard wrote:
>      > Until you manually copy over the $repodir/db/uuid file, this is true.
>      > That's one of the "relevant configuraton files" I referred to.
>     So, are you saying svnsync will be faster than a dump/load?
>     I didn't know the guid was stored in a file.
> svnsync is slower than dump/load.  I think the issue is that you can
> keep the old repository online during the process and switch when you
> are ready.
> BTW, why copy a file you are not supposed to when you could just use the
> svnadmin setuuid command to make the Repository UUID match between the
> two repositories?  No need to involve yourself in the internals of the
> repository when there is a public interface to do it for you.

Can you copy from source to dest in one step with the interface (or 
svnsync) like scp or rsync will do for you?

   Les Mikesell

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