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Re: [Bacula-devel] Spooling before mounting

Hi Dan,

21.04.2008 20:51, Dan Langille wrote:
> With a job that will be spooling data, the spooling phase does not  
> happen until after the Volume is mounted.
> Is it a big deal to allow the spooling to start first, then when  
> completed, ask for the Volume?

As far as I know - and that's not very far - it is a major redesign of 
parts of Bacula.

> A user asked about this as a performance enhancement.   Performance  
> enhancement?  how?  If Friday's backups are waiting until Monday  
> morning when you get in, then you're that hour or two ahead of the game.
> To me, it's no big deal..  But to some, it is.

For those I would recommend to consider using the spool space as a 
disk backup area and later migrate to tape.


Arno Lehmann
IT-Service Lehmann

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