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Re: [Bacula-devel] Bacula Status


On Oct 6, 2008, at 4:42 AM, Kjetil Torgrim Homme wrote:

>> Concerning the placement of the directive: I think it is worth
>> examining if we can easily move it to the Exclude { } section.  In
>> that case, the directive name could be
>>
>> Exclude {
>>  Dirs Containing = .no_backup
>>  ...
>> }
>
> in that case, I think it would be natural to allow:
>
> Include {
>  Dirs Containing = .please_back_me_up
> }
>
> of course the meaning of the directive will be the opposite (the exact
> behaviour when combined with other directives is not obvious, and
> would have to be worked out.)

If such a thing were to be implemented, I think a better name would:

   Only Dirs Containing = .please_back_me_up

It is a subtle difference, but is more accurate.

But as Kern as

> for now I'm in favour of just renaming the option to "Exclude Dirs
> Containing".

I agree.  I think the exclude is much more useful.

-- 
Dan Langille
http://langille.org/





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