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Re: rationale behind posdir construction
Please, does anyone want to comment on this? I'd like to know in
particular if I create patches to "fix" this, if they'll get accepted.
On Tue, Apr 7, 2009 at 4:37 PM, Tim Stoop <tim.stoop@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm trying to get why the current posdir/posmountdir construction
> exists. Isn't it easier to simply create a directory on the mounted
> snapshot and include the files there? I don't see why you'd want to
> create a directory in /tmp and then bindmount it to the backupdir. Of
> course, I might simply be overlooking something. Can someone explain
> it to me, please?