On Mon, 2005-01-24 at 22:57, Patrick Erler wrote:
> it looks like i stumbled over a bug. in module "backup configuration" i
> try to backup all modules but get this error message:
> Backup failed : net::backup_config_files failed : Undefined subroutine
> &net::get_dns_config called at
> /usr/local/webmin-1.170/net/backup_config.pl line 9.
> i don't use the DNS module but was to lazy to exclude it from the backup.
Try upgrading to Webmin 1.180 .. I fixed a bug that may cause this on
SuSE 9.2 systems.
> btw jamie, i think it would be much more user friendly to design the
> backup page similar to the webmin users page (where you can select the
> modules shown for each user) - so that a) we can select the modules to be
> backed up with checkboxes and b) you could take over the configuration
> from there, so that only the modules are checked by default which are
> actually used by the current webmin user.
> despite this particular bug, i think that the backup configuraion module
> should be a bit more forgiving and should try to go on with the backup -
> instead of just stopping so that nothing is backed up at all.
Not a bad idea - I will add an option to continue backing up even if a
module fails, and perhaps re-work the UI to make it easier to select