ridiff backup failers

mike wolman mike@nux.co.uk
Wed, 23 Jan 2002 12:58:36 +0000 (GMT)

The workaround works fine,



On Tue, 22 Jan 2002, Ben Escoto wrote:

>     If you need a workaround, find the file called
> current_mirror.2002-01-22T04:22:01-07:00.snapshot in the
> rdiff-backup-data directory, and rename it by bumping up its time by
> one second.  For instance:
> mv current_mirror.2002-01-22T04:22:01-07:00.snapshot current_mirror.2002-01-22T04:22:02-07:00.snapshot
> After that the next backup attempt should work fine and plus you don't
> lose any data (maybe this is what rdiff-backup should do automatically
> instead of trying to get fancy with the file mtimes which can't be
> relied upon..).
> --
> Ben Escoto