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How can I create a new Subversion repository from the current one with last 3 months data and purge/backup the remaining of the data?

Is there a solution to this problem?

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Take a look at this article, it shows how to dump the older revisions to an archive location, then create a new repository from what is left.

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Re "Is there are any other solution to this problem?"

Is the size slowing SVN down, if not why don't you just get a bigger disk!

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That doesn't address the question and isn't a helpful answer, there are plenty of situations where that's not a straightforward option. –  Iain Collins Feb 24 '11 at 11:14

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