[Dirvish] Files being copied instead of linked

Brian-Imap Brian_Dorling at t-online.de
Sun Jul 21 12:50:18 UTC 2013


On 7/21/2013 2:48 PM, Brian-Imap wrote:
> On 7/21/2013 2:33 PM, Darren Hook wrote:
>> On 21 July 2013 12:37, Brian-Imap <Brian_Dorling at t-online.de 
>> <mailto:Brian_Dorling at t-online.de>> wrote:
>>
>>     Hi,
>>     my 2TB drive filled up very quickly, seems Dirvish was to
>>     "blame"........
>>     A new vault is having all files copied instead of linked.
>>
>>
>> When I first started using Dirvish to backup Windows servers, I found 
>> I had to set permissions: 0 in dirvish.conf else it would unlink 
>> every file. (This behaviour may have changed since upgrading cygwin + 
>> rsync versions, and there's probably a more elegant solution, but 
>> this does it for me.)
>>
>> Use faster-dupemerge to relink your existing backups and reclaim space.
>>
>>
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> Cheers, you got it. Now I wish I knew why?
>
> I looked at the ouput at both sides using verbose, but no idea how it 
> was making its decisions, looks like
> the kind of logging my programs do..........
>
> Thanks very much.
>
> Cheers Brian
>
>
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And, forgot to say, checksum didn't help.
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