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Re: Re: [Duplicity-talk] Suggested increment chain

From: Gabriel Ambuehl
Subject: Re: Re: [Duplicity-talk] Suggested increment chain
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2009 23:20:37 +0100
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On Friday 13 February 2009 16:57:48 Kenneth Loafman wrote:
> If you have access to the target directory, you could move the previous
> incremental backup files out of the way, perform an incremental, and get
> the duplicity equivalent of a differential.  However, and this is very
> important, the resulting incremental backup would not be the same as a
> differential backup.  A differential backup creates a complete copy of
> the changed file.  A duplicity incremental backup creates a difference
> set of changes to the original file.

How hard would it be to add a mode where duplicity stores the full files of 
all changed files? For the people too paranoid to trust rsync...

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