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From Zdenek Sedlak <...@apgrco.com>
Subject Re: upgrade Subversion from version 1.6 to svn, version 1.8.15 (r1718365)
Date Thu, 25 Feb 2016 10:27:39 GMT
On 02/25/2016 11:18 AM, Grierson, David wrote:
> Are you sure that ais_repos is a working copy?
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> Can you provide the output of an ls in this directory?
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> Thanks,
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> David.
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> *From:*Hom, Margaret [mailto:Margaret.Hom@ucsf.edu]
> *Sent:* 24 February 2016 18:44
> *To:* users@subversion.apache.org
> *Subject:* FW: upgrade Subversion from version 1.6 to svn, version
> 1.8.15 (r1718365)
> 
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> Hi,
> 
> In this new version 1.8.15 server, with the working directory copied
> from an existing 1.6 subversion server, I tried to do a ‘svn cleanup’ to
> a working directory, I got the ‘not a working copy directory’. Please
> see the following copy and paste:
> 
> [subvadm@vx63 subv_repos]$ cd ARS_repos_aps
> 
> [subvadm@vx63 ARS_repos_aps]$ svn cleanup
> 
> svn: E155007: '/subv_repos/ARS_repos_aps' is not a working copy directory
> 
> [subvadm@vx63 ARS_repos_aps]$
> 
> Please advise,
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Margaret
> 
> _____________________________________________
> *From:* Hom, Margaret
> *Sent:* Friday, February 19, 2016 5:30 PM
> *To:* users@subversion.apache.org <mailto:users@subversion.apache.org>
> *Cc:* Hom, Margaret
> *Subject:* upgrade Subversion from version 1.6 to svn, version 1.8.15
> (r1718365)
> 
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> Hi,
> 
> I installed version 1.8.15, copied the working directory from an
> existing 1.6 version server to this new server.   I su logged in as
> subvadm, cd to working directory, cd to one of the working directory
> ais_repos.   I issued the command ‘svn upgrade’, but   I got the error
> not a working copy root, file not found error. (please see the following
> copy and paste).
> 
> I am new to the Subversion.  Please advise.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Margaret Hom
> 
> UCSF
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> [sfaismh@vx63 ~]$ su - subvadm
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> Password:
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> [subvadm@vx63 ~]$ cd /subv_repos
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> [subvadm@vx63 subv_repos]$ cd ais_repos
> 
> [subvadm@vx63 ais_repos]$ svn upgrade
> 
> svn: E155019: Can't upgrade '/subv_repos/ais_repos' as it is not a
> working copy root
> 
> svn: E000002: Working copy database '/subv_repos/ais_repos/.svn/wc.db'
> not found
> 
> svn: E000002: Additional errors:
> 
> svn: E000002: Can't open file '/subv_repos/ais_repos/.svn/entries': No
> such file or directory
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Hi Margaret,

I doubt you see the difference between a repository and working copy.

The 'svn upgrade' is used to upgrade a 'working copy', which is on the
_client_.

The 'svnadmin upgrade' is used to uprgade a 'repository', which is on
the _server_

So, when you are under /subv_repos/ais_repos, run the 'svnadmin
uprgade', as Bert told you before..

//Zdenek

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