[Box Backup] Symlink error in bbackupd?
Sun, 4 Nov 2007 21:54:48 +0000 (GMT)
On Sun, 4 Nov 2007, Hans-Joachim Baader wrote:
>> Box Backup is working as designed. Backup utilities should not
>> rewrite any data. If you backup a symlink, you should get it back
>> exactly when you restore.
> It looks to me as if Box Backup actually followed the symlink (perhaps
> only in the restore command). Could you please check that? When looking
> with bbackupquery it looks normal. The symlink looks like a file and
> "get" rerieves exactly the symlink. But perhaps "restore" gets confused.
You are right, I just verified this bug. I'll write a test for it and fix
it in trunk.
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