bugstoreBackup - Bugs: bug #42964, test mode / --dry-run?


bug #42964: test mode / --dry-run?

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Submitted on:  Mon 11 Aug 2014 09:16:41 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Mon 11 Aug 2014 09:16:41 AM UTC, original submission:


I'm looking for a new backup solution to replace rdiff-backup.

So far I think storeBackup offers what I need, but I'm missing some kind of test mode (--dry-run).
It would be usefull to:
1) check if configuration works as expected (e.g. the except/include switches)
2) find new/modified/deleted files in the source directory

Is this already possible or is it planned for the future?

Best regards,



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

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