Moving SVN repositories¶
Several folks have wanted to move an SVN repository from elsewhere to cdcvs; this is fairly straightforward
if you are on a system where you can ssh to both repositories, you can:
src_host=some.host.name src_user=oldusername project=my-project ssh $src_host -l $src_user "svnadmin dump $oldrepository" | ssh cdcvs.fnal.gov -l email@example.com "svnadmin load /cvs/projects/$project"
Or you can use svnadmin dump to make a dumpfile, copy the file around, and use
svnadmin load to restore it; as described in the SVN Book: