[cvsnt] restoration of old repository to a new one

Soumen Biswas soumen.biswas at avisere.com
Thu Jun 12 05:35:42 BST 2008

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Dear Arthur,

I have another problem in respect to updation of newly configured  
cvsnt server. Our staffs use Windows 2003 based cvsnt server. How can  
I take incremental backup from old cvsnt server( win2003) to newly  
configured cvsnt server ( MAC ).



On Jun 10, 2008, at 6:58 PM, Arthur Barrett wrote:

> Soumen,
>> Have I copy from windows explorer ? Can I use any
>> ftp client/server software to copy the actual
>> repository to new server ? What  dot files should
>> i remove from actual repository folder? Can I copy
>> all the files and folders recursively from old
>> repository including CVSROOT folder ?
> Yes - copy all files.  FTP is OK provided you set it to BINARY mode  
> (not
> automatic).
> Regards,
> Arthur Barrett

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