Inventory verification utility
gavin at openfusion.com.au
Fri Nov 14 05:53:30 UTC 2008
Silence will be taken as acclamation. ;-
On Fri, Nov 07, 2008 at 01:01:28PM +1100, Gavin Carr wrote:
> I've written an inventory verification utility for brackup and
> want to know if there's interest in including it?
> brackup-verify-inventory validates the inventory database against
> the given target, reporting (and optionally deleting) inventory
> entries that cannot be found on the target.
> This addresses the nasty failure mode (as documented in
> Brackup::InventoryDatabase) where a chunk missing on the target
> but in the inventory never gets backed up again.
> I've been using it in production for a few months now (in --delete
> ./brackup-verify-inventory --help
> brackup-verify-inventory [-q|-v] [--delete] <target_name>
> Required. The name of the brackup target whose inventory you wish to
> verify. This must match a [TARGET:NAME] config section in your
> Optional. Delete orphaned entries found in the inventory.
> Optional. Give more verbose output.
> Optional. Give no output except for errors.
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