[Dirvish] Exclude backup from dirvish-expire
Leo.Baltus at tech.omroep.nl
Tue Oct 17 02:56:57 PDT 2006
Op 16/10/2006 om 08:51:37 -0600, schreef hanj:
> On Mon, 16 Oct 2006 15:59:02 +0200
> Leo Baltus <Leo.Baltus at tech.omroep.nl> wrote:
> > We normally move these vaults to a location outside of
> > dirvish's scope
> > i.e. with vault1 in /bank1/dirvish/vault1 we create a directory
> > /bank1/dirvish.attic on the same filesystem as where vault1 is on.
> > Then if we want dirvish to stay away from these image we do:
> > mv /bank1/dirvish/vault1 /bank1/dirvish.attic/vault1
> > If perfomed on the same filesystem this is an atomic operation which
> > takes only a split second.
> > HTH
> Hello Leo
> That is what I'd like to do, but unfortunately, the drive with the
> space is all allocated to the dirvish bank, so I can't move it out of
> here due to space limitations.
> For example our dirvish bank is /backups with is a 250GB SCSI drive,
> and all of the images are within /backups/*.
This will not use any space at all. Well OK, one inode.
Maybe I have to clarify:
If mountpoint is /bank1 then /bank1/dirvish.attic is at the same
filesystem as /bank1/dirvish.
if you did not make a subdirectory after the mountpoint then create one
and adjust master.conf accordingly and mv your vaults in the newly made
subdirectory. Dirvish wouldn't mind as long as you don't touch the
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