Re: [BackupPC-users] aborted by signal=PIPE errors.

2008-07-14 15:32:21
Subject: Re: [BackupPC-users] aborted by signal=PIPE errors.
From: Tony Schreiner <schreian AT bc DOT edu>
To: backuppc-users <backuppc-users AT lists.sourceforge DOT net>
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2008 15:32:34 -0400
On Jul 14, 2008, at 3:27 PM, Bruno Faria wrote:

> As Bowie mentioned it could that BackupPC is chocking on some large  
> file.
> I tried to find where the backup is stopping by checking the errors  
> Xferr log, but the file was too big to view in a web browser, since  
> it contained a list of everything that was backed up, up to the  
> point that the backups failed.
> So I guess, I'll first try to split the backup and see if backups  
> will work without any errors. If that does not work, I guess I can  
> always try to do the backup via tar. :)
> Thanks for the help guys! I'm gonna try this out, and I'll reply  
> later on how it went.

the shell command

PATH-TO-BACKUPPC/bin/BackupPC_zcat PATH-TO-LOGFILE  | tail -40

can you help you see the log file.

Tony Schreiner

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