bugrdiff-backup - Bugs: bug #25041, Can't restore escaped folders

 
 

bug #25041: Can't restore escaped folders

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Submitted on:  Mon 08 Dec 2008 09:14:55 PM UTC  
 
Category: NoneSeverity: 4 - Important
Item Group: NoneStatus: Confirmed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Andrew Ferguson <owsla>
Open/Closed: Open

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Tue 23 Dec 2008 07:48:50 PM UTC, comment #1:

I can confirm that this is a bug.

It also hurts Windows users badly since all increment files contain the : character, which is escaped on Windows.

Andrew Ferguson <owsla>
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Mon 08 Dec 2008 09:14:55 PM UTC, original submission:

If I backup a folder in uppercase from a case sensitive file system to a non-case sensitive file system. I can't restore it.
For example if I backup the "Miscellaneous" folder.

the command:
rdiff-backup backup_dir/\;068iscellaneous Miscellaneous

This does nothing.

Anonymous

 

(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

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    Tue 23 Dec 2008 07:49:19 PM UTCowslaSeverity3 - Normal=>4 - Important
      StatusNone=>Confirmed
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