Subject: Re: restore & file flags
To: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/03/2000 10:33:26
> I've been hit by a problem with restore today: I've some dump of a system
> where most files have the schg flag set. When restoring these dumps,
> restore sets the schg flag when a file is extracted, which prevent
> hard links to this file and cause restore to fail later.
> One can easily immagine another failure case, involving incrmental
Why not deal with this in the same way directory modtimes are
restored.. make a separate pass over the tree, setting the flags, once
all files are restored?