[Box Backup] Exclude directory with space in the name from backup on OS X - BB 0.10
Mon, 23 Oct 2006 15:08:18 +0100
You shouldn't need quotes or escapes.
Are you sure it's actually a space in that filename?
If you create a temporary directory with a space in it, can you
exclude that one/
What if you use a regexp instead?
On 21 Oct 2006, at 04:09, E.W. Peter Jalajas wrote:
> Not sure, but did you try:
> ExcludeDir = "/Volumes/raidA/files/pre\ theft"
> (using both quotes and escapes)
> IIRC, I found that I needed to do something like that in bbackupquery
> (in command-line quit mode, I believe).
> --- Tobias Balle-Petersen <email@example.com> wrote:
>> I'm trying to prevent a folder within a backuplocation from being
>> up. The folder has a space in the name. For some reason the config
>> backups the unwanted folder "pre theft" within the
>> /Volumes/raidA/files hierarchy. Client is on OS X 10.4 and store is
>> Debian Linux.
>> Path = /Volumes/raidA/files
>> ExcludeDir = "/Volumes/raidA/files/pre theft"
>> I have also tried:
>> ExcludeDir = /Volumes/raidA/files/pre\ theft
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