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Re: restore: expected next file xxx, got y

In article <>,
Edgar Fuß  <> wrote:
>I used dump/restore to change two file systems's parameters (and those of the
>undelying RAID), and upon restore, I got
>       expected next file 38, got 3
>       expected next file 38, got 4
>on one fs and
>       expected next file 1639712, got 3
>       expected next file 1639712, got 4
>on the other.
>I had dump'ed a subset of one of the two fs's and restore'ed it to a different
>place the day before (to estimate the time it takes) without those messages.
>So, what do the messages mean and how can I find out which files are effected?
>Are those numbers inode numbers of the source fs?
>I do have another tape-based backup but would like to avoid restoring from 
>there since that would take ages.

I think these are harmless. Are you using restore -r?


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