Hi Jamie, Sure, tar.gz is fine.
Also thank you for the feed back regarding ACLs not fixing the problem. The configuration directory will assist with diagnosing this problem. Keep in touch. Henri > > Wow, what a brilliant response! Thanks, heaps. Will be delighted to do that. > Would a tar gz be acceptable? > > I have already tried switching ACLs off and on; sadly the same behaviour > happens. > > Rysync v 3.0.7 > lbackup - v0.9.8r4 > >> Would you please zip and email me a copy of your configuration directory for >> the backup which is failing. >> >> I am assuming that you are running LBackup on a Mac OS X based system. >> >> In the short term you could try adding the following line into your LBackup >> configuration file (there may already be something like this commented out - >> just have a look). >> >> # Disable ACL preservation, only availible on darwin with custom rsync >> (YES/NO) >> disable_acl_preservation="YES" # (If enabled ACL's will not be preserved in >> the backup) >> >> My guess is that there is an issue with reading some of the ACL's from the >> file / file system. >> >> Once you have sent an email to me with your current configuration directory >> as an attachment then please make the change regarding ACL's listed above >> run the backup and then let me know if the backup completes successfully. >> >> Finally, would you please specify the version of LBackup and the version of >> rsync which you are using. >> >>> Thank you so much for the awesome lbackup software. >>> >>> I have tried to solve this problem, but have failed. I have installed the >>> best, patched version of rsync, but to no avail. Presumably because of this >>> problem, the backup always fails (saying it was interupted). >>> >>> Here is the error it reports : >>> >>> rsync: get_xattr_data: >>> lgetxattr("Data/Pic1.png","\#005SummaryInformation",304) failed: Attribute >>> not found (93) >>> rsync: get_xattr_data: >>> lgetxattr("Data/Pic18.png","\#005SummaryInformation",304) failed: Attribute >>> not found (93) >>> >>> I read on your FAQ that there is a way around this. HELP !!! Please ! >>> >>> So sorry to trouble you with this; and my sincerest thanks in advance >>> >>> Jamie >>> >> > _______________________________________________ lbackup-discussion mailing list http://www.lbackup.org Change options or unsubscribe : http://lbackup.org/mailing_lists