[Box Backup] Windows Boxbackup path configuration and eventlogs

Chris Wilson boxbackup at boxbackup.org
Sat Nov 1 13:43:36 GMT 2008


Hi Brendon,

On Thu, 30 Oct 2008, Brendon Baumgartner wrote:

> I'm having a hard time nailing down the Windows path exclusions. Does
> someone have a current example? I see the 0.10 example in Trac is quite
> a bit different than the example that comes with the latest agent.

The examples included in the configuration file are the best that I have. 
Do you need something else? If you could describe what you're trying to do 
in more detail then perhaps I can help more, and add more examples to the 
config file or wiki.

> Also, is there a way to have boxbackup log file open errors to something 
> other than the event log? My eventlog is getting flooded!

In the latest SVN trunk you can log to a file instead of the event log, 
but I recommend that you do use the event log, and just reduce the detail 
level if necessary. I'm surprised that the level of logging is excessive. 
Which version of the client are you using? Could you give some examples of 
messages that you don't think should be in the event log?

Cheers, Chris.
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