Re: How to rescue SVN repo from dead server
You won't see your actual files (ie, if sample.txt is in the repo, you won't see sample.txt in the server's filesystem).
In the past, I've copied the entire repository path from the old server, say /home/svn/repo. Then on the new server, create a new repository by the same name, which will create default files in the repo path. Finally, overwrite the default files in the new repo with your old repo, and you'll be able to access your repository just like it was.
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