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Re: [Bacula-devel] option: detect file change by hash value only


Kern Sibbald wrote:
> On Thursday 11 September 2008 14:46:04 Dan Langille wrote:
>> Alex Ehrlich wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>>
>>> Does anybody know is it possible to make Bacula detect file modification
>>> (and hence the need of backup) only by the file hash value, ignoring
>>> file modification datetime?
>> This is not possible without code modification.  AFAIK.
> 
> It is possible using the Verify features of Bacula.

Now that's a clever idea.

The steps:

- run the verify job
- parse the output
- compile the list of files for the backup
- run the backup job

Clever.

-- 
Dan Langille

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