[OpenAFS] Backup AFS with BackupPC?

Mitch Collinsworth mitch@ccmr.cornell.edu
Tue, 17 Oct 2006 16:00:08 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 16 Oct 2006, seth vidal wrote:

>>>> Specifically I'm interested in how many of them can do:
>>>>  - volumeset backups or backup by wildcarded volume/partion names
>>>>  - full volume restores
>>>>  - directory restores preserving acls
>>>>  - individual file restores
>>>>  - incremental backups
>>>>  - backups spanning tapes
>>>>  - 100+GB volume backups and restores
>> The amanda solution can do all of this, though as has been stated elsewhere,
>> some assembly is required.
> Mitch,
> I think I have all the patches assembled now to make everything work
> with amanda 2.5 and openafs 1.4.X. There is still one outstanding
> problem with volset not getting the final volume in a list of volumes
> but everything else appears to be working. Anyway, would you be
> interested in a collection of all of these patches and maybe making a
> new amanda-afs release that contains them?

Yes, that would be great.  My time to mess with this is pretty limited
at the moment but I need to get back to it sometime soon to do some
upgrade work on our installation here.

Let's take further discussion on this to the amanda-afs list.