[Dirvish] migrating to Dirvish

shouldbe q931 shouldbeq931 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 1 05:31:02 UTC 2011


On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 10:13 PM, Eric Searcy <emsearcy at gmail.com> wrote:

> On May 30, 2011, at 9:04 AM, shouldbe q931 wrote:
>
> > I tried to "cheat" by initially only setting up the default.conf to only
> copy one small subdirectory on the main server, then after it had finished,
> changing the default.comf to be fule full file set, then going into /tree
> and doing an "rm-rf *", then doing a "cp -alR /RAID/backups/current/*
> /RAID/Snapshots/main-server/<date>/tree/" which created a pure "hard link"
> backup set, but when I then ran "dervish --vault main-server" after the
> initial "receiving file list" it then started to transfer files rather than
> create another "hard link" <date>/tree set.
>
> Seems like a reasonable strategy.  Perhaps try checking out the rsync
> command listed in the `summary' file of the non-init (second) run.  Run that
> interactively in dry-run with three or four -v's to see why it's copying
> files you think it should be skipping.
>
> Eric
>

Hi,

I didn't realise that adding multiple v's would increase the verbosity I'll
see how it goes.

Thanks!
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