Dan Helfman witten
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witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#362

2 years retention

Glad to hear it!

5 hours ago

witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#362

2 years retention

Your best bet, if you can space the storage space, may be just to do `keep_yearly: 2`. That would keep one archive that's two years old and one archive that's one year old.

5 hours ago

witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#362

2 years retention

I think that's correct *except* for the "and this last will be kept for two years" part. Here's the relevant part of the Borg docs: > The --keep-within option takes an argument of the form…

5 hours ago

witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#362

2 years retention

Thanks for the question! The way to accomplish that is via the `keep_within` option inside the `retention` section. Here's an example: ```yaml retention: keep_within: 2y ``` More info…

6 hours ago

witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#361

Make the `--override` option chainable

Fixed in master! You can now specify `--override` multiple times and everything gets merged properly. I'll also update the docs when I get a chance.

4 days ago

witten pushed to master at witten/borgmatic

  • 1ea04aedf0 Merge override values when specifying the "--override" flag multiple times (#361).

4 days ago

witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#361

Make the `--override` option chainable

Thank you so much for taking the time to report this. I totally agree.. The current behavior + documentation on this is super confusing. I'll see what I can do to improve matters.

4 days ago

witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#345

Repo Key export / import

Interesting idea! Thanks for the suggestion. A `borg` action could make a lot of sense, even for certain actions that borgmatic supports natively.

6 days ago

witten commented on issue witten/borgmatic#360

Remove previous named pipes before dumping databases

Fun fact: borgmatic *does* delete the PostgreSQL named pipe before initiating a backup... but only if the PostgreSQL hook is configured in borgmatic's configuration file! So I think the fix would be…

1 week ago

witten pushed to master at witten/borgmatic

2 weeks ago

witten closed issue witten/borgmatic#355

"NoneType" exception when creating archive under FreeBSD

2 weeks ago

witten pushed to master at witten/borgmatic

  • 0e978299cf Fix traceback when a database hook value is null in a configuration file (#355).

2 weeks ago

witten opened issue witten/borgmatic#359

Migrate documentation form from StaticKit

3 weeks ago

witten pushed to master at witten/provisioning

3 weeks ago

witten pushed to master at witten/provisioning

1 month ago

witten pushed to master at witten/borgmatic

1 month ago

witten merged pull request witten/borgmatic#358

Add note about empty source_directories

1 month ago

witten pushed to master at witten/borgmatic

1 month ago

witten commented on pull request witten/borgmatic#358

Add note about empty source_directories

Thanks so much!

1 month ago