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Exclude folders with certain names

Discussion in 'Backup / Archive Discussion' started by Manaburner, Apr 29, 2009.

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  1. Manaburner

    Manaburner New Member

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    Hi everyone,

    I want to exclude folders, that are named xyz.ft. These folders contain full text index information of Lotus Domino databases.

    Would an entry in the dsm.opt like "exclude.dir *.ft" do the trick?

    Thanks in advance.

    Regards Mana
     
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    onealsteel New Member

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    Yes this will work. I tested your statement on my system and it worked as you would expect.
     
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    Manaburner New Member

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    Hi onealsteel,

    thanks for your answer. Just to be sure, do it have to place that statement at the end of the dsm.opt file? I'm not very familiar with editing that file, sorry.

    Regards Mana
     
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    You can put it anywhere in the file. Exclude.dir is evaluated before any of the include statements. It is evaluated before any other exclude/include statements.
     
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    Hi onealsteel,

    thanks again for your help.


    Regards Mana
     
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