thanks for your help Mike, I tried moving my mount point to /var/lib/backuppc and it worked perfectly.

thanks agian
jason

Les Mikesell wrote:
On Wed, 2005-06-29 at 14:49, Jason DeWitt wrote:
  
actually no, I did my mount at /var/lib/backuppc/pc

as far as the file systems go, I am running ext3 on my debian box, and
after some poking around in the snap server, it seems it is running on
XFS...
    

Hard links only work within the same filesystem because they are just
additional names pointing to the same inode.  The cpool and pc
directories must live under the same mount point.