[BackupPC-users] Backup planification

2009-07-23 Thread glubby
Hi everybody, I want to set BackupPC to backup a server on a monthly basis. I want to make a full backup on sunday and then 2x3 incremental backup on the following days of the week and then a full etc .. To do so, I have set this configuration : - $Conf{FullPeriod} = '6'; -

Re: [BackupPC-users] Rsync not working on MAC

2009-07-23 Thread Michael Kuss
On Wed, 22 Jul 2009, Tony Ferguson wrote: Hi, I have backuppc running fine backing-up windows and mac machines, except one mac. It fails in the first few minutes of the backup. If I run the backup from the command line then it hangs - if I remove the --server and the --sender switches

Re: [BackupPC-users] Backup planification

2009-07-23 Thread Adam Goryachev
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 glubby wrote: Hi everybody, I want to set BackupPC to backup a server on a monthly basis. I want to make a full backup on sunday and then 2x3 incremental backup on the following days of the week and then a full etc .. I'm not sure what 2x3

[BackupPC-users] Web UI character set

2009-07-23 Thread Michał Sawicz
Hi there, I have a 3.1.0 installation with apache and mod_perl. Everything is fine except the messages displayed on the web page. Most of the language files are latin1 encoded, except for zh_CN and pl which are utf8, because they're incompatible with latin1. The problem is I'm getting strings

[BackupPC-users] timeout with rsyncd

2009-07-23 Thread Chris Purves
Hello, I am having a problem on one of the shares for an rsyncd backup. Normally I back up four different rsyncd shares. Three go without problems, but the fourth gets a timeout error. Here is the error from the rsyncd log: 2009/07/22 10:29:52 [370] name lookup failed for 10.221.77.1: Name

Re: [BackupPC-users] Bug in Backuppc causing unnecessary re-transfer of data with rsync

2009-07-23 Thread Chris Robertson
Adam Goryachev wrote: One of my remote server being backed up had a very large log file, which was growing rather quickly (4GB growing at 2k/sec). This caused the backup to timeout sometimes... Anyway, see an extract of the log file which 'causes' the problem: Executing DumpPreUserCmd:

Re: [BackupPC-users] Web UI character set

2009-07-23 Thread Chris Robertson
Michał Sawicz wrote: Hi there, I have a 3.1.0 installation with apache and mod_perl. Everything is fine except the messages displayed on the web page. Most of the language files are latin1 encoded, except for zh_CN and pl which are utf8, because they're incompatible with latin1. The

Re: [BackupPC-users] timeout with rsyncd

2009-07-23 Thread Chris Purves
On July 23, 2009 09:47:46 am Chris Purves wrote: Hello, I am having a problem on one of the shares for an rsyncd backup. Normally I back up four different rsyncd shares. Three go without problems, but the fourth gets a timeout error. Here is the error from the rsyncd log: 2009/07/22

[BackupPC-users] BackupPC_dump stalls and leave zombie process

2009-07-23 Thread Steve
Hello, I am running Backuppc 3.1.0 with ubuntu 9.04 now, and since the upgrade I've developed a problem with backuppc. During full backups, the backup stalls and leaves a zombie. The backup just sits (as shown below) until I kill the ssh process or restart backuppc. I have not seen this problem

Re: [BackupPC-users] Web UI character set

2009-07-23 Thread Michał Sawicz
Dnia 2009-07-23, czw o godzinie 12:23 -0800, Chris Robertson pisze: http://www.mail-archive.com/a...@perl.apache.org/msg02453.html The pl.pm file is missing 'use utf8;'. After that change all works fine. Cheers -- Michał Sawicz mic...@sawicz.net

Re: [BackupPC-users] Bug in Backuppc causing unnecessary re-transfer of data with rsync

2009-07-23 Thread Adam Goryachev
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Chris Robertson wrote: Adam Goryachev wrote: One of my remote server being backed up had a very large log file, which was growing rather quickly (4GB growing at 2k/sec). This caused the backup to timeout sometimes... Anyway, see an extract of

Re: [BackupPC-users] Bug in Backuppc causing unnecessary re-transfer of data with rsync

2009-07-23 Thread Holger Parplies
Hi, Adam Goryachev wrote on 2009-07-24 08:35:50 +1000 [Re: [BackupPC-users] Bug in Backuppc causing unnecessary re-transfer of?data with rsync]: [...] Sure, I understand that there was some communication problem, and the backup failed, but... [...] That is the problem, it is NOT thrown

Re: [BackupPC-users] Bug in Backuppc causing unnecessary re-transfer of data with rsync

2009-07-23 Thread Adam Goryachev
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Holger Parplies wrote: Hi, Adam Goryachev wrote on 2009-07-24 08:35:50 +1000 [Re: [BackupPC-users] Bug in Backuppc causing unnecessary re-transfer of?data with rsync]: [...] Sure, I understand that there was some communication problem, and the

Re: [BackupPC-users] Automatically stopping running backups during business hours

2009-07-23 Thread Langdon Stevenson
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Thank you to all who replied. Sorry for my delay, but things got crazy with work over the last two weeks and this little problem has been on hold. The shell script looks like a good solution. I will set it up and see how it goes. Thanks again for

Re: [BackupPC-users] Automatically stopping running backups during business hours

2009-07-23 Thread Langdon Stevenson
Hi Filipe I implemented your script and am running it at 7am each day. Works like a charm! Thank you once again to you and all others who contributed to this thread. Now to document it the setup so I don't forget about it all! Langdon