svndumpfilter exclude — Filter out nodes with given prefixes from the dump stream.


svndumpfilter exclude PATH_PREFIX...


This can be used to exclude nodes that begin with one or more PATH_PREFIXes from a filtered dump file.




If we have a dump file from a repository with a number of different picnic-related directories in it, but we want to keep everything except the sandwiches part of the repository, we'll exclude only that path:

$ svndumpfilter exclude sandwiches < dumpfile > filtered-dumpfile
Excluding prefixes:

Revision 0 committed as 0.
Revision 1 committed as 1.
Revision 2 committed as 2.
Revision 3 committed as 3.
Revision 4 committed as 4.

Dropped 1 node(s):