New version 0.5.0 released

Mon, 18 Feb 2002 11:19:15 -0600

Ben Escoto wrote:

>I just put version 0.5.0 on the web page.  This has a lot of new code
>which in theory should improve the way rdiff-backup handles and
>recovers from errors, like a file not being readable or a connection
>being dropped.  But it is hard to write test cases for stuff like
>this, so please tell me of any errors that you find.   
Ok Ben, I hate to be a pain, but....

I installed v5.0 and ran it on my testing boxes (same ones as before). I 
got the following with  or without the '--exclude /dev' option. Am I 
just cursed?;

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 4975, in ?
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 4734, in Main
    self.remote_schema, self.remote_cmd)
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 4447, in InitRPs
    return map(cls.cmdpair2rp, cmd_pairs)
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 4452, in cmdpair2rp
    if cmd: conn = cls.init_connection(cmd)
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 4518, in init_connection
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 1847, in __call__
    return apply(self.connection.reval, (,) + args)
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 1786, in reval
    if isinstance(result, Exception): raise result
AttributeError: class SetConnections has no attribute
Traceback (most recent call last):
[root@vaitl rdiff-backup-0.5.0]#   File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 3930,
in ?
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 3698, in Main
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 3673, in take_action
    PipeConnection(sys.stdin, sys.stdout).Server()
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 1495, in Server
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 1462, in get_response
    try: req_num, object = self._get()
  File "/usr/sbin/rdiff-backup", line 1384, in _get
    assert len(header_string) == 9, \
AssertionError: Error reading from pipe (problem probably originated


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