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RE: [rdiff-backup-users] Error "Unable to compare" BUT THEN "No changes

From: Robinson, Eric
Subject: RE: [rdiff-backup-users] Error "Unable to compare" BUT THEN "No changes found. Directory matches." What?
Date: Tue, 10 Aug 2010 15:16:22 -0700

"It's quiet."

"Yeah, too quiet. Gives me the willies."

"Me, too."

Eric Robinson

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Subject: [rdiff-backup-users] Error "Unable to compare" BUT THEN "No
changesfound. Directory matches." What?

I've been using rdiff-backup for a while, but today was the first time I
tried using the --compare-hash directive. 

First I get tons of these messages...

        Warning: Metadata file has no digest for <file>, unable to

That's scary enough by itself. But then at the end it says...

        No changes found.  Directory matches archive data.

So if it can't compare, why would it say the directory matches? 

And what is the problem with the hash in the first place? 

Eric Robinson

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