[Box Backup] ExcludeDir/AlwaysIncludeDir does not work
Mon, 22 Nov 2004 17:55:35 +0000
On 22 Nov 2004, at 17:49, Nigel Marsh wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-11-22 at 18:40 +0100, J. Meyers wrote:
>> Hello again,
>> I have one small problem with ExcludeDir/AlwaysIncludeDir. Until
>> yesterday I
>> had the following config without the AlwaysIncludeDir directive, then
>> added it but with no effect and also no errors in syslog (sure, I
>> bbackupd ;-). /var/www/dir1/html/webalizer still doesn't get backuped.
>> Path = /var/www
>> ExcludeDir = /var/www/dir1
>> ExcludeDir = /var/www/dir2/files
>> ExcludeDir = /var/www/dir3/files
>> AlwaysIncludeDir = /var/www/dir1/html/webalizer
>> I could specify a new backup name, but maybe someone has an idea why
>> include doesn't work.
> Could be because Webalizer files are usually updated once an hour so,
> they never get to be the default six hours old before they are backed
There is a (configurable) 24 hour delay cut-off, so they would be
uploaded eventually. But this is not the problem, it's that it's not
actually scanned in the first place so it never finds it to include.