[Box Backup] Backup with far more space used than source

Ben Summers boxbackup@fluffy.co.uk
Sat, 3 Sep 2005 08:36:13 +0100

On 2 Sep 2005, at 20:13, Kristopher Zentner wrote:

> Quoting Martin Ebourne <lists@ebourne.me.uk>:
>> You haven't renamed the backup location or similar have you? Maybe  
>> that
>> would cause stuff to be uploaded twice?
> I was looking through the conf again and I think this is the case.  
> I had a
> directory in there that also belongs to a parent directory of  
> another Location.
> I'm going to try this again and I'm suspecting this problem may  
> just be one big
> pebkac, ouch. Thanks again for all the help guys.

This is why I was suggesting you logged in with bbackupquery and  
looked at exactly what was being stored on the server.

At least we know the problem now!