Re: [BackupPC-users] Per PC config files issue

2006-12-13 Thread Craig Barratt
Holger writes: $Conf{ConfDir} = '/etc/BackupPC'; in the main config.pl probably means the config files will be put somewhere beneath there - I take it from Lorentz Hinrichsens message in the same thread that the actual location is /etc/BackupPC/pc/$host.pl (substitute the hostname for

Re: [BackupPC-users] rsyncd doesn't complete

2006-12-13 Thread Chris Purves
Craig Barratt wrote: Chris writes: I am running backuppc 2.1.1 on debian. I have a rsync server running on a Windows XP machine (cwRsync). The two machines are connected via a VPN (L2TP over IPSEC). I can use rsync directly with no problems. The transfer takes about four minutes.

[BackupPC-users] Backuppc Win2k Errors

2006-12-13 Thread Byron Trimble
All, This the error message that I'm getting when trying backup my Win2k server with Backuppc using rsyncd: rsync: writefd_unbuffered failed to write 4092 bytes [sender]: Software caused connection abort Thanks, Byron J. Trimble Technical Specialist/Systems Administrator 407-515-8613 [EMAIL

[BackupPC-users] How to have multiple directories excluded from backups on a single server

2006-12-13 Thread Eric J. Feldhusen
I'm running BackupPC 2.1.2pl2 under RHEL4 and I have a single server with multiple directories that I don't want to backup, since the directories are just linux distribution iso's or the iso's exploded. I have a single $Conf{BackupFilesExclude} with two directories. If I put two directories in

[BackupPC-users] Archive Backup and Restores

2006-12-13 Thread Ryan Kather
I have a problem. I am looking for a way to archive hosts to our tape library for offsite storage. However, the tape library is fully used by the horrible backup solution, NetVault by BakBone. Unfortunately, we are unable to get rid of NetVault and must coexist. I have to find a way to

Re: [BackupPC-users] How to have multiple directories excluded from backups on a single server

2006-12-13 Thread Ambrose Li
On 13/12/06, Eric J. Feldhusen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm running BackupPC 2.1.2pl2 under RHEL4 and I have a single server with multiple directories that I don't want to backup, since the directories are just linux distribution iso's or the iso's exploded. I have a single

Re: [BackupPC-users] Archive Backup and Restores

2006-12-13 Thread Craig Barratt
Ryan writes: Is there a way I can archive host backups in a way that has unmangled names without compression or tar? Yes - you can use the archive feature, or you can write your own script that uses BackupPC_tarCreate to create a complete, self-contained tar archive of any backup (unmangled,