Settime_bypass problem ?
Mon, 29 Apr 2002 23:43:17 -0700 (PDT)
--- Ben Escoto <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >>>>> "EB" == Erminio Baranzini <email@example.com>
> >>>>> wrote the following on Sun, 28 Apr 2002
> 07:17:34 -0700 (PDT)
> EB> Hi rdiff-backupper, I am trying to test
> rdiff-backup (about 12
> EB> GB data), but after a lot of files transferred
> without problems,
> EB> I get 600 MB of log saying always the same
> things each time for
> EB> a new file (or dir), wich will be nevertheless
> copied over :
> EB> --change-source-perms --force
> --exclude-device-files --exclude
> EB> /a --exclude /b --exclude /proc --exclude
> /compat --exclude
> EB> /usr/compat / /b/essai-rdiff
> EB> The problem is partly repeatable, but not
> always at the same
> EB> point of the tree.
> Apologies if you get two copies of this message. I
> accidently pressed
> some random key combo in emacs and who knows what
> happened. Anyway,
> the problem seems to have something to do with the
> --change-source-perms option. Are you running as
> root? If so you
> don't need that option, at least under linux. If it
> works ok without
> that option that would be a useful clue.
> Ben Escoto
Yes, you are right, it works as root without the
Still wondering why. Could this be checked starting
Thanks for the beautiful work and the responsiveness
from author and the list participants.
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