[Dirvish] New Backup Drive Case and Dirvish Cannot Find Old Defaults

Dave Howorth dhoworth at mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Tue Oct 23 15:50:07 UTC 2012


Rich Shepard wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Oct 2012, Dave Howorth wrote:
> 
>> No, they are telling you that there is an image, but there is only one
>> image, and it's refusing to delete that image because then you would
>> lose your only backup copy.
> 
> Dave,
> 
>    Then, perhaps, dirvish has become confused.

Because you have confused it.

>> You should be checking why you have not made any successful backups
>> since 17 August.
> 
>    Doesn't appear to be that way:
> 
> cannot expire salmo-boot/:default:20120817-0607 No unexpired good images
> 
> [root at salmo /media/hd0/salmo-boot]# ls
> 20120817-0607/  20120927-2200/  20121006-2200/  20121015-2200/
> 20120825-2200/  20120928-2200/  20121007-2200/  20121016-2200/

20120817-0607 is a different series to all the others (*-2200), so it is
quite correct to say that there are no other good backups in that series.


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