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Re: [Samba] notice backup script update!




Hi Norbert, 

I've updated git, thanks for the notice! 
Most welkom. 

> The "#!/bin/bash -e" shebang line causes the script to exit at the first 
> error. Good for debugging, but in production it stops backing up the rest.
Yes, thats good, because then you know that you have a bug and where its in the code.

For others, the updated script can be found here :  
https://github.com/thctlo/samba4/tree/master/backup-script


Greetz, 

Louis


> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: samba [mailto:samba-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] Namens 
> Norbert Hanke via samba
> Verzonden: dinsdag 2 januari 2018 16:58
> Aan: samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] notice backup script update!
> 
> Hi Louis,
> 
> Thanks for maintaining that script! I took some time today to put it 
> into life at my site.
> 
> I hit on two issues:
> 
> The "#!/bin/bash -e" shebang line causes the script to exit 
> at the first 
> error. Good for debugging, but in production it stops backing 
> up the rest.
> 
> When used on a default-built samba version it fails on the config 
> directory: it correctly finds /usr/local/samba/etc but it 
> should search 
> for "etc" from one level higher.
> I fixed that by searching in ".." :
> ***************
> *** 335,341 ****
>            if [ "${CONFILE}" = "/etc/samba/smb.conf" ]; then
>                relativedirname=$(${CMD_FIND} . -type d -name 
> "$d" -prune)
>            else
> !             relativedirname=$(${CMD_FIND} . -type d -name 
> "etc" -prune)
>            fi
>              # Run the backup.
>              # --warning=no-file-ignored suppresses "socket ignored" 
> messages.
> --- 335,341 ----
>            if [ "${CONFILE}" = "/etc/samba/smb.conf" ]; then
>                relativedirname=$(${CMD_FIND} . -type d -name 
> "$d" -prune)
>            else
> !             relativedirname=$(${CMD_FIND} .. -type d -name 
> "etc" -prune)
>            fi
>              # Run the backup.
>              # --warning=no-file-ignored suppresses "socket ignored" 
> messages.
> ***************
> 
> I hope that helps.
> 
> Regards,
> Norbert
> 
> 
> On 19.12.2017 10:54, L.P.H. van Belle via samba wrote:
> > Hai,
> >   
> > For the people using my modified backup script.
> > Found here:
> > https://github.com/thctlo/samba4/tree/master/backup-script
> >   
> > I've updated it, due to bug 
> https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=13088   ;
> netlogon_creds_cli.tdb will be excluded from the backup.
> > Due to this the script exits and does not backup anything 
> since netlogon_creds_cli.tdb is the first it wanted to 
> backup. ( in my case ).
> >   
> > Keep_days is working now also.
> > Tip here is, set you DAYS high, i've set a default of 60 
> days now and if KEEP_DAYS="yes" then all files older then 60 
> days will be removed from the backup, except dates with -01- -15-  .
> >   
> > Update you backup script or please do check if its running 
> as it should.
> > I have not checked the original by samba source provided 
> backup script, just beware and check it.
> >   
> >   
> > Greetz,
> >   
> > Louis
> >   
> 
> 
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