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Re: [Duplicity-talk] Number of Files Limit?

From: Bob Smither
Subject: Re: [Duplicity-talk] Number of Files Limit?
Date: Sun, 04 Jul 2010 14:34:12 -0500

On Sun, 2010-07-04 at 21:12 +0200, Peter Schuller wrote:


> In the case of software that does backups, the correct course of
> action unless the user specifically selects otherwise, is to "support"
> symoblic links by preserving them. Backing up a hierarchy and
> restoring it should produce an identical hieararchy; this would not be
> the case if symbolic links were "followed" rather than stored as
> symbolic links in the archive.

Makes perfect sense.  Thanks for the education!

Best regards.

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