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encrypted_backups_to_the_cloud [15.08.2017 08:06]
Pascal Suter [the script]
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 === Known Issues === === Known Issues ===
-For some reason gocryptfs seems to generate some files like ''​ gocryptfs.longname.*.name''​ that are there when rsync scans the directory but vanish before rsync can sync them. this leads to rsync complaining about vanished files. when i mount the backup with gocryptfs (forward) and then compare the unencrypted backup with the original through rsync --dry-run i find the same number of files as missing ​files in my encrypted backup. ​they have very long filenames like this one: ''​xxxx/​xxxx/​vlc-shares/​public/​images/​fsthumbs/​thumbs/​MjovVFYvQWxhcm0gZnVyIENvYnJhIDExIC0gRGllIEF1dG9iYWhucG9saXplaSAtIFNlYXNvbiAxLTEyL0NvYnJhIDExIFN0YWZmZWwgMDEvQ29icmEgMTEgUzAxIEUwMDYgKERlciBBbHRlIHVuZCBkZXIgSnVuZ2UpLmF2aQ==.jpg''​. the script accepts exit code 24 (vanished files) as successful ending of rsync for now until have time to further investigate and either file a bug at gocryptfs or work around it somehow. ​+For some reason gocryptfs seems to generate some files (two in my case) like ''​ gocryptfs.longname.*.name''​ that are there when rsync scans the directory but vanish before rsync can sync them. this leads to rsync complaining about vanished files. when i mount the backup with gocryptfs (forward) and then compare the unencrypted backup with the original through rsync --dry-run i find a single file to be missing in my encrypted backup. ​It has a very long filename: ''​xxxx/​xxxx/​vlc-shares/​public/​images/​fsthumbs/​thumbs/​MjovVFYvQWxhcm0gZnVyIENvYnJhIDExIC0gRGllIEF1dG9iYWhucG9saXplaSAtIFNlYXNvbiAxLTEyL0NvYnJhIDExIFN0YWZmZWwgMDEvQ29icmEgMTEgUzAxIEUwMDYgKERlciBBbHRlIHVuZCBkZXIgSnVuZ2UpLmF2aQ==.jpg''​. the script accepts exit code 24 (vanished files) as successful ending of rsync for now until have time to further investigate and either file a bug at gocryptfs or work around it somehow. ​
  
 ===== Restoring Files ===== ===== Restoring Files =====