[Box Backup] infinite loop?
Mon, 6 Dec 2004 12:20:56 +0000
On 9 Nov 2004, at 16:07, Charles Lecklider wrote:
> On my boxbackup client (FreeBSD 4.10) I've got this:
> PID NICE SIZE RES STATE TIME WCPU CPU COMMAND
> 14544 0 49688K 48576K RUN 17.3H 98.10% 98.10% bbackupd
> followed by a bunch of normal housekeeping messages.
> It was working fine with 3.5Gb of other stuff, but it's choked now
> that I added my Maildirs to the list. Anything I can try to make this
> work, or do I need to find another way to backup large directories?
For the archives:
This has been fixed in version 0.09.
The problem was a bad algorithm which didn't scale to large directories
very well. It has been replaced with something a little more