Re: [BackupPC-users] MOTD breaking rsync...

2010-09-21 Thread Cesar Kawar
I can't believe what i've read. Go but whatever you like, and make sure it is a comercial software. Please, don't forget to pay for the support, this is quite important in your case. You need some you can call on the phone and tell them they don't know what they're doing. Please, go now,

Re: [BackupPC-users] Failing incrementals and fulls resolved by moving aside prior full?

2010-09-21 Thread John Rouillard
On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 02:02:10PM -0500, Les Mikesell wrote: On 9/17/2010 1:10 PM, John Rouillard wrote: I mention this since there seem to have been a few other mentions of hangs over the years and this may get somebody past the problem. Also I am hoping that somebody can figure out

[BackupPC-users] backing up large files from windows machines

2010-09-21 Thread Omid
so what do we use to back up large files on windows machines? the documentation implies that samba has a 4 gig limit, and that rsync might have an 8 gig limit. then what...? thanks! -- We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations...

Re: [BackupPC-users] General Praise.

2010-09-21 Thread Robin Lee Powell
On Mon, Sep 20, 2010 at 09:56:33PM -0700, Robin Lee Powell wrote: We've got 3 machines with 3.2T, 4.2T, and 851G of backups, all gathered via rsync over ssh *across the network between distant data centers* (the backups are in a totally different location than the servers), each server with

Re: [BackupPC-users] Why does my rsync backup takes 7 hours?

2010-09-21 Thread Carl Wilhelm Soderstrom
On 09/15 04:49 , Les Mikesell wrote: Perhaps you could start a run manually when going to lunch or some other known slack time. Or maybe the bulk of files could be moved to an always-on server and mapped back to this machine for access. I have a couple of client locations where I use cron

Re: [BackupPC-users] Why does my rsync backup takes 7 hours?

2010-09-21 Thread Richard Shaw
On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 2:19 PM, Carl Wilhelm Soderstrom chr...@real-time.com wrote: On 09/15 04:49 , Les Mikesell wrote: Perhaps you could start a run manually when going to lunch or some other known slack time.  Or maybe the bulk of files could be moved to an always-on server and mapped back

[BackupPC-users] Jeff, script question (was Re: How to run night manually?)

2010-09-21 Thread Robin Lee Powell
On Mon, Sep 20, 2010 at 11:08:17AM +0200, Sorin Srbu wrote: -Original Message- From: Robin Lee Powell [mailto:rlpow...@digitalkingdom.org] Sent: Monday, September 20, 2010 3:47 AM To: sorin.s...@orgfarm.uu.se; General list for user discussion, questions and support Subject: How to run