Subversion: ERROR: Unable to determine version.

Hi,

I am trying migration from SVN to STASH(Old version of Bit Bucket Server). When i try to verify using svn-migration-scripts.jar verify command i am getting the following error. Can some one help me to resolve this. I am using tortoise SVN client on my machine.

 

$ java -jar svn-migration-scripts.jar verify
svn-migration-scripts: using version 0.1.56bbc7f
Git: using version 1.9.5.msysgit.0
Subversion: ERROR: Unable to determine version.
git-svn: using version 1.9.5.msysgit.0

3 answers

Hi Venkata,

Can you confirm you are able to obtain the proper information when running "svn --version"?

I found another topic in which the user was getting a result similar to yours - please check it at https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/8630349. For this case, running "export LANG=C" before executing the command helped having it running.

Regards,

Gustavo Refosco

can you tell me how can i run "svn --version" command. When i run normal commad prompt in windows 7 it gives error C:\Users\User1>svn --version 'svn' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file.

Hello Venkata,

You can also use SVN Mirror add-on in order to import your SVN projects into Stash. Here's the quick start guide on one-time import and git-svn mirror.

Regards,

Semyon

Hi Venkata,

It looks then your svn executable isn't set in your PATH. Since you mentioned it is installed on this server, it seems to be just a matter of setting it's executable location in your PATH environment variable. After setting this, please re-open the command prompt and confirm svn --version works.

You may refer to the first response on http://stackoverflow.com/questions/13915832/svn-is-not-recognized-as-an-internal-or-external-command if you are unsure about how setting the PATH.

Regards,

Gustavo Refosco

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