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Implement incremental (higher-tier) backups #41

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sourcefrog opened this Issue Dec 5, 2016 · 1 comment

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sourcefrog commented Dec 5, 2016

Without this every backup stores everything which is pretty inefficient.

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sourcefrog commented Nov 1, 2018

This is substantially mitigated by the fact that in 0.5, Conserve uses a single block directory across all backups, so file content is deduplicated across multiple backups. However, the whole index is written repeatedly, which is a bit inefficient.

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