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Re: sysutils/amanda not working - resolved

On Mon, 16 Jun 2008, Hauke Fath wrote:

     As a side note, I've noticed that even after a successful backup
     run, nothing has been entered into the /etc/amandates file that
     I created.  But the file must exist in order for the sendsize
     (and presumably sendbackup) programs to work properly.

Upstream bug, perhaps.  Should be in VARBASE/amanda, but that may be

Well, it's analog to /etc/dumpdates, I guess.

Exactly. This file is maintained by amanda for gnu-tar backups, and it is merged internally with /etc/dumpdates when determining which disks need to be backed up.

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