I had a BackupPC
installation running on a Red Hat 9 server which I want to move to a Clark
Connect 3 server.
I used the tar
method of moving the entire backuppc data store to the new
I then installed
backuppc from rpm (someone built for ClarkConnect3).
Now comes the
The RPM installs
BackupPC to - /opt/backuppc and it's data store to
I thought I would do
a fresh install and then simply move /opt/backuppc/files -
/data/backuppc --> /opt/backuppc/files.
After doing this,
BackupPC refused to start so now I'm in the middle of a "chown -R
backuppc:backuppc /data/backuppc" to make sure the permissions are ok then I'll
try starting it again.
Tell me, is there an
easier way to do this?
btw - the entire
backuppc data store was 110 gb on a software RAID5 - I mounted the old data
store via NFS and tar'd things across, took about 60 hours. Strange thing
was that 99gig of the data was there after 10