[Box Backup] Some problems
Wed, 10 Nov 2004 20:47:29 +0000
On 10 Nov 2004, at 20:43, Jonas Lundgren wrote:
> Ben Summers wrote:
>> On 10 Nov 2004, at 20:11, Jonas Lundgren wrote:
>>> During the past 2 days i've had some problems with boxbackup, first,
>>> it seems to have problems with large files (5GB+) and the client
>>> just dies with 1/9 as error code (IIRC),
>> This is on Linux, right? I didn't do the compiler magic which enabled
>> 64 bit file access (because I'm not a Linux person and had absolutely
>> no idea you needed to do this on a modern operating system) so I
>> presume this is the problem. My latest version does this, I will do a
>> PLUS1 release shortly for you.
>>> second, it seems to have some problems with broken symlinks? It
>>> kept dying on my ~/.kde (which had 3 broken symlinks in it) with the
>>> error code 7/47
>>> Maby you're all aware of this, just wanna check..
>> Can you turn on ExtendedLogging on both client and server, and then
>> send me the 20 or so log lines leading up to this error from both
>> machines? (I know this is my standard response to any problem, but it
>> does solve problems quickly!)
> I had deleted the .kde dir, but i recreated it, and made 3 broken
> symlinks in it, now the bbackupd client dies again. So i guess i found
> the problem :P Anyways, here is the logs:
> Just if you want to look at the stat entry.
An interesting error, sounds like there's some weird thing going on.
Can you send me (offlist) a tar file of the offending directory, and a
list -rotds of the corresponding directory in the store using
bbackupquery so I can see exactly what is going on?