s3.keep problem #358

sreid99 opened this Issue Sep 6, 2012 · 1 comment

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I'm backing up to s3 every 4 hours, with an s3.keep value of 100. However, it looks like old backups aren't being deleted, and I can't find the .yml file mentioned in other tickets, that backup uses to keep track of the number of backups.


I was having this problem as well, but my backup config was in a non-standard directory. Passing the root path into the perform command sorted this problem out for me:

backup perform -t daily --root-path /path/to/backup/

Config details here: https://github.com/meskyanichi/backup/wiki/Performing-Backups#command-line-options

@ghost ghost closed this Jun 9, 2013
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