From: alex bodnaru <alexbodn@01...> - 2008-12-08 07:12:18
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Jeffrey J. Kosowsky wrote:
> alex bodnaru wrote at about 05:31:04 +0200 on Monday, December 8, 2008:
> > for that, i had to patch backuppc a little, but i hope that will be fixed
> > officially.
> It does seem like there is a bug in the code since without that
> change, PoolDir and CPoolDir are defined in "sub new" *before* TopDir
> is read from the config file. Now this works when you use the default
> value for TopDir since then TopDir is set to the default in "sub new"
> and so PoolDir and CPoolDir are also set correctly since their
> definition follows.
as you see.
> Note that an unintended advantage of using nfs (without the no_root_squash
> parameter) is that root (ironically) is not allowed to walk the
> BackupPC directory tree which keeps virus checks and chkrootkit away
> which avoids the problem you mention above.
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