error: argument after * must be a sequence
Tue, 10 Sep 2002 08:22:14 +0200
From: "Ben Escoto" <email@example.com>
> HL> But when I tried to do a more complex backup rdiff-backup fails
> HL> with all the stuff below. Somebody knows whats going on? I
> HL> skimmed the archive but didn't find anything. I use
> HL> --include-filelist (with no *) with some directories and last -
> HL> / rdiff-backup is 0.8.0 it seems (debian unstable).
> At the very least this is a cryptic error message.. It would help if
> I could reproduce the error. What is command line you're running?
Actually, I was making an error myself. I just added directories to the
I don't have the exact command line I ran but I think it was
rdiff-backup --include-filelist backup-newton-filelist newton-backup::/
I suppose though that it should have created the directories and the one