[Dirvish] More than on tree per backup?

Dave Howorth dhoworth at mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Fri Feb 9 02:12:12 PST 2007


Kelsey Cummings wrote:
> I just wanted to check to see if anyone using dirvish had already hacked                          
> it to allow specification of multiple trees in a single config yet.                               
> The method outlined in the url below is not so much and would be a real                           
> issue to maintain over the number of systems that we plan on backing up                           
> with dirvish.                                                                                     
>                                                                                                   
> http://www.dirvish.org/pipermail/dirvish/2006-April/000680.html 

Off the top of my head, isn't the answer to this requirement:

> I have a Filesystem like this:
> /etc
>     1
>     2
>     3
>       3.1
> /home
>     4
>     5
>
> I would like to save 1, 3.1, 5.
> An all in one vault.

something like this?:

  tree: /
  exclude:
	+ /etc/1
	+ /etc/3/3.1
	+ /home/5
	- /*

That doesn't look too difficult to maintain. What am I missing?

Cheers, Dave


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