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Re: [rdiff-backup-users] moving backup dir to external server produce er
Re: [rdiff-backup-users] moving backup dir to external server produce errors
Tue, 04 Dec 2012 09:59:00 +1100
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Le 04/12/2012 07:15, address@hidden a écrit :
Sorry for the mess with archives ...
Here is the new thread with answer.
Le 04/12/2012 02:15, chuck odonnell a écrit :
On Mon, Dec 03, 2012 at 09:34:23AM +1100, address@hidden wrote:
I had a rdiff-backup (1.2.8) that was setup to backup files locally
(on the same server).
I ran out of space on this server so I have copied via scp the
backup directory to another server like this :
scp -r /home/backup/web address@hidden:/home/server/backup/
Then I have modified the rdiff-backup script to send to the new
nice -n 19 rdiff-backup /var/www
address@hidden::/home/server/backup/web && nice -n 19 rdiff-backup
--remove-older-than 30B --force
But now I getting lot of errors from email files and temp session
files in this directory like this :
changed from regular file before signature
I've tried to use the --force option but it still produce the same
A lot of rdiff's efficiences are based on the underlying filesystem,
so you have to use a copy strategy that precisely duplicates the
respository at a filesystem level. scp may be a little too naive for
this purpose, or at least, the default settings are. In any case,
rsync -avz has always worked for me in the past when moving
Thanks Chuck, I'll give rsync a try.
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Thanks again Chuck,
It did the trick ;-)