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by wajasu
Tue Mar 01, 2011 6:22 am
Forum: Feature request
Topic: Store UUID of block device for subsequent restore
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Store UUID of block device for subsequent restore

If one stores the UUID(s) of any block devices (i.e. savefs) in the metadata, they can be: - shown via archinfo to aid in writing a fsarchiver restfs command. or even - used to enable fsarchiver to suggest a viable command line that would restore the archive to the oriiginal source devices unambiguo...
by wajasu
Tue Mar 01, 2011 6:05 am
Forum: Feature request
Topic: Store command line as metadata for archinfo view
Replies: 0
Views: 5625

Store command line as metadata for archinfo view

Store the original fsarchiver command line as a string that can be recalled via the archinfo command. So when one uses the archinfo command against an archive, there is a field that shows what the command that was used to create the archive. Something along the lines of: Command line: -e share savef...
by wajasu
Mon Feb 28, 2011 11:27 pm
Forum: Feature request
Topic: Prevent backup failure for files that are "excluded" (lstat)
Replies: 0
Views: 5530

Prevent backup failure for files that are "excluded" (lstat)

When performing a savedir, the createar_save_directory method performs an lstat64 call prior to performing the exclude_check, which causes a backup failure. I tried placing the "check the list of excluded files/dirs" code, to run prior to the "get details about current file" code in the while loop o...