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From "Honeylyn O. Fukuoka" <>
Subject Re: SVNSYNC Error
Date Wed, 01 Aug 2012 07:00:25 GMT
Thanks so much for this info, Will try this and will let you know it it is



On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 2:36 PM, David Chapman <> wrote:

> On 7/31/2012 11:16 PM, Honeylyn O. Fukuoka wrote:
>> Hi,
>> The repositories and the destination repositories are all running on
>> windows.
>> Im not really an expert on batch files/shell script development...That's
>> why Im asking for your help :(
>> I just followed what I was told to do here but I don't want to mess
>> things up.
> Here are the commands I ran on a Windows machine to synchronize from a
> remote repository:
> svnadmin create c:\user\work\repos
> cd c:\user\work\repos\hooks
> echo exit 0 > pre-revprop-change.bat
> svnsync initialize file:///user/work/repos*
> *repos <>
> svnsync sync file:///user/work/repos
> This ran just fine with SVN 1.6.  Can you run something similar on your
> Windows machine and let us know what results you get?  Run the steps in a
> new directory, not in the repository you just created. Note that the source
> repository in my example is served by Apache, so it uses a "http:" prefix.
> You would want to use a "svn:" prefix if you are using svnserve access, as
> was implied by your original message.
> Note that the destination repository is being accessed using the "file:"
> protocol.  The repository I created was not meant to be accessed by other
> users; it is intended only to serve as a backup. If you are trying to set
> up a write-through proxy then you will need something like svnserve or
> Apache HTTP on the destination repository.
> Also, depending on your repository directory names, you may need to use
> quote marks around arguments.  I recommend avoiding space characters in
> your directory names for this test.
> --
>     David Chapman
>     Chapman Consulting -- San Jose, CA
>     Software Development Done Right.

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