Subject: Re: 1.4.2: dump taking forever
To: Simon J. Gerraty <>
From: Hauke Fath <hauke@Espresso.Rhein-Neckar.DE>
List: current-users
Date: 04/15/2000 23:42:15
At 22:13 Uhr +0200 15.4.2000, Simon J. Gerraty wrote:
>> Can you give more details on your setup ? Is the tape drive on the same
>> machine ? Do you have an olding disk ?
>The tape drive is on the same system - on a different scsi controller
>though.  There is a holding disk but it is small so this particular
>backup will be wanting to go straight to tape. FWIW I'm using
>Amanda version 2.4.1p1
>> I've got similar problems and I had to downgrade my amanda server to 1.3.3
>> to get it working again.
>Ouch that's what I want to avoid :-)


I don't know about 1.4.2, but I have an i386 machine running 1.4.1 with
Amanda running just fine at work. You may want to check the version of
Amanda; ISTR there were some adjustments to dump(8) output processing in
newer versions.


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