Re: Differential incremental backups

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2010 08:27:09 -0700
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At this point what I think you would find beneficial is to stop speculating and start testing. :)

Jared Still
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On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 8:21 AM, Orlando L <> wrote:

> Thanks. I wonder how it can restore to previous Friday if a base backup
> gets taken Sunday night. I thought it would restore base backup first and
> then apply incremental on the top of that base backup. I thought the
> backups taken before base backup were useless and cannot be used to restore
> to a point in time in last week, even if recovery window of 7 days is
> specified. ie, in this example, wanting to go back to last Friday on a given
> Monday, with a base backup on Sunday.

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