Backups -- Re: [SAC] Re: svnsync

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at
Sat Dec 29 14:53:54 EST 2007

Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) wrote:
> On 27-Dec-07, at 11:10 AM, Howard Butler wrote:
>> The subversion dumps should no longer be needed as part of the 
>> backup(s), and it hopefully will free up the space to get us under the 
>> wire.  Shawn and Tyler, can you guys take care of trimming the full 
>> dump svn stuff as part of the peer1 backup purging?
> Okay, I think I follow but really I don't understand all the systems we 
> have running and this is part of a pretty big picture.  I'd much rather 
> have other SAC folks prepare a list of what folders we do and do not 
> need backed up, then we can submit a ticket to PEER1.
> Regarding SVN.. what has changed - i.e. what folders do we not need 
> backed up anymore?  Also, which other folders should we be asking to 
> specifically backup?  Can I please leave this to SAC to figure this out 
> and then tell me what the plan is so I can help make sure it gets 
> communicated back to PEER1?
> Otherwise all I can think of is backing up /var/www which is the main 
> part I know best ;-)


I'll take a whack at writing notes on what needs to be backed up today.

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