[p4] Moving a Perforce server contents to an another existing server

Stephen Vance steve at vance.com
Mon Mar 2 08:22:29 PST 2009


If he just wants to create a second server instance on B, it's simple. 
If he wants the data from A to reside in the existing server on B, then 
it's not simple and he needs to contact support.

Steve

M wrote:
> It the same procedure. It's quite simple.
>
> The only compliction will be your license file. You'll need to contact
> Perforce and explain the situation, and have your licenses from server A
> license transferred to the license file on server B.
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com
> [mailto:perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com] On Behalf Of Siddesh Bg
> Sent: Monday, March 02, 2009 12:58 AM
> To: perforce-user at perforce.com
> Cc: siddesh.gurusiddappa at rsa.com
> Subject: [p4] Moving a Perforce server contents to an another existing
> server
>
>
> Hi,
> We need to move a Perforce server contents in location 'A' to another
> Perforce server in location 'B', both are identical in architecture &
> text file formats. Location 'B' server is currently fully functional
> with many depots. 
> Please help me with the procedure/scripts to move location 'A' depots
> along with it's history (database) to location 'B' server.
>
> In "Perforce Admin guide" document, only procedure to 'move a p4 server
> to new machine' is explained. Is there any link which explains
> "migrating a p4 server to another functional p4 server"?
>
> Thanks,
> Siddesh
>
>
>
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