[rancid] Rancid stopped working after going from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04

heasley heas at shrubbery.net
Sat Aug 15 04:46:31 UTC 2015

Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 02:34:01PM -0500, Derek:
> Hello all,
> I recently updated from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 on my server running Rancid.
> I noticed first that the e-mails had stopped coming, and then looking into
> it further, I see there are no changes being recorded either. My log files
> show a lot of these messages:
> svn: E155036: Please see the 'svn upgrade' command
> svn: E155036: The working copy at '/var/lib/rancid/network/configs'
> is too old (format 10) to work with client version '1.8.8 (r1568071)'
> (expects format 31). You need to upgrade the working copy first.
> Do I need to downgrade the version of SVN I'm running, or perhaps
> regenerate initial configurations or something?

the svn db format changes from time to time.  do as the msg suggests.

su - rancid
cd network
svn upgrade

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