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Re: [rdiff-backup-users] Switching between compressed and uncompressed i
Re: [rdiff-backup-users] Switching between compressed and uncompressed increments
Thu, 23 Jun 2005 21:29:28 -0700 (PDT)
On Thu, 23 Jun 2005, Bret Martin wrote:
> On Fri, 24 Jun 2005 06:02:38 +1000 "David Kempe" wrote:
> > > Is it safe to do either or both of these things to convert an
> > > rdiff-backup directory between having compressed and uncompressed
> > > increments?
> > if you are using the devel versions you probably need to make sure the
> > mirror_metadata has the right information as well.
> Hm, I'm using 0.13.6 -- but I don't see any compression-related data in
> the mirror_metadata* files. Can you clue me in?
yeah i don't think there'll be any problem at all if you rename
.diff.gz/.diff either way.
but test on an unimportant repository first :)