[Dirvish] dirvish not making hard links but copying files, consuming much space

Team Bloombox dirvish at bloombox.de
Sun Jun 11 10:36:05 UTC 2006


Hi Keith, hi Eric,

another one: I found that there is one strange entry in the dirvish.hist
file:

###
#IMAGE  CREATED REFERECE        EXPIRES
20060602-0852   2006-06-02 09:10:31     default +60 days == 2006-08-01
08:52:27
20060602-0912   2006-06-02 09:13:19     20060602-0852   +60 days ==
2006-08-01 09:12:59
20060602-0958   2006-06-02 10:02:52     20060602-0912   +60 days ==
2006-08-01 09:58:05
20060602-2304   2006-06-02 23:06:41     20060602-0958   +60 days ==
2006-08-01 23:04:02
20060603-2304   2006-06-03 23:15:36     20060602-2304   +60 days ==
2006-08-02 23:04:01
20060604-2304   2006-06-04 23:21:19     20060603-2304   +3 months ==
2006-09-04 23:04:02
20060605-2304   2006-06-05 23:24:16     20060604-2304   +60 days ==
2006-08-04 23:04:02
20060606-2304   2006-06-06 23:22:17     20060605-2304   +60 days ==
2006-08-05 23:04:01
20060607-2304   2006-06-07 23:24:07     20060606-2304   +60 days ==
2006-08-06 23:04:02
20060608-2304   2006-06-08 23:19:30     20060607-2304   +60 days ==
2006-08-07 23:04:02
20060609-2304   2006-06-09 23:19:46     20060608-2304   +60 days ==
2006-08-08 23:04:02
###

I don't know, if this is important but I can tell you, I haven't changed
dirvish configuration on the 4th of June ... :-\

Best regards,
Jens
 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: dirvish-bounces at dirvish.org 
> [mailto:dirvish-bounces at dirvish.org] On Behalf Of Eric Mountain
> Sent: Friday, June 09, 2006 10:46 PM
> To: dirvish at dirvish.org
> Subject: Re: [Dirvish] dirvish not making hard links but 
> copying files,consuming much space
> 
> Hi,
> 
> On Thursday 08 June 2006 19:10, Bloombox Team spake thus:
> [...]
> > /etc/apache2/ssl/nemesis41.key
> >     Jun 20  2005 20060605-2304
> >     Jun 20  2005 20060604-2304
> >     Jun 20  2005 20060603-2304
> >     Jun 20  2005 20060602-2304, 20060602-0958, 20060602-0912, 
> > 20060602-0852
> 
> OK, so the date on the file hasn't changed according to 
> dirvish-locate.  Maybe the time, or something else.
> 
> Please supply the output of:
> 
> 	stat /etc/apache2/ssl/nemesis41.key
> 	stat 
> /backup/dirvish/n41/20060602-2304/tree/etc/apache2/ssl/nemesis41.key
> 	stat 
> /backup/dirvish/n41/20060603-2304/tree/etc/apache2/ssl/nemesis41.key
> 
> The most important are the stat's of the backup as they will 
> show what it is in the inode data that rsync thinks is 
> different (barring checksums/contents of the file which is 
> unlikely to have changed given the file's nature) and 
> justifies creating a copy of the file.
> 
> Cheers,
> Eric
> --
> Eric Mountain
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