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Re: [Duplicity-talk] "New file format" — a plea for an RS code (error co

From: Andrew Kohlsmith (lists)
Subject: Re: [Duplicity-talk] "New file format" — a plea for an RS code (error correction)
Date: Sun, 1 Feb 2009 16:16:38 -0500
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On January 31, 2009 12:12:53 am Gregory Maxwell wrote:
> I saw the "New file format" discussion on the webpage and wanted to
> implore those working on the format to at least consider supporting
> block erasure error recovery.

I really liked afio for this; a bad block didn't make the entire archive 
garbage.  You of course lost your file where the error was, but that was it.

What currently happens to Duplicity when 
duplicity-full-[datetime].vol302.difftar.gpg is bad?  Is the 3400-volume 
archive garbage? 


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