[Box Backup] Boxwin next version

Ben Summers boxbackup at fluffy.co.uk
Tue Mar 1 11:02:39 GMT 2005


On 1 Mar 2005, at 10:57, Gary wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Just tested the new Win32 0.9e version regular expressions a bit under
> XP, and I am running into a problem. While [file] extension ignore
> works perfectly (a small sample below for *.aps, *.ncb, *.obj):
>
> ExcludeFilesRegex = .+\.([aA][pP][sS]|[nN][cC][bB]|[oO][bB][jJ])$
>
> ... my folder ignore regular expression gets ignored:
>
> ExcludeDirsRegex = ^(Debug|Release)$
>
> I tested the regular expression under a few online regexp testers, and
> it seems to work fine. Also checked actual folder names under cygwin to
> make sure that the first letter is, indeed, capitalized. Finally,
> checked ExtendedLogging in BoxBackup, and I see "Debug" and "Release"
> folders re-created on the server side.
>
> Ideas?

The regexes are matched against the entire path, not just the leaf name.

Ben





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