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Bug 1357539 - Missing information about RSYNC using in man page
Summary: Missing information about RSYNC using in man page
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: rear
Version: 7.2
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jakub Mazanek
QA Contact: qe-baseos-daemons
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-07-18 13:15 UTC by Tereza Cerna
Modified: 2017-08-16 13:23 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-08-16 13:23:56 UTC
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Description Tereza Cerna 2016-07-18 13:15:37 UTC
Description of problem:
   In manual page is written that BACKUP_URL should be specified when using 
   BACKUP=NETFS, not BACKUP=RSYNC. But it is required if only BACKUP=RSYNC 
   is used.

   Copy&paste from man page:
      When using BACKUP=NETFS you should provide the backup target location
      through the BACKUP_URL variable. Possible BACKUP_URL settings are:

   Current output:
      # rear -v mkbackup
      Relax-and-Recover 1.17.2 / Git
      Using log file: /var/log/rear/rear-rearclient.log
      ERROR: Missing BACKUP_URL=rsync://[USER@]HOST[:PORT][::]/PATH !
      Aborting due to an error, check /var/log/rear/rear-rearclient.log 
      for details

   Expected output:
      Change in man page.

Rear version:

Link to github issue:

Comment 4 Jakub Mazanek 2017-08-16 13:23:56 UTC
This is fixed in rear-2.00 man page

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