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Re: Tarsnap connection lost, not sure how to debug
On Thu, Apr 04, 2019 at 10:20:34PM -0400, Julian Lam wrote:
> Seems I'm running out of money on my account, so I wanted to go ahead and
> nuke what I had, except I'm unable to at this time:
> /usr/bin/tarsnap --key tarsnap.key --cachedir .tarsnap-cache --fsck
> tarsnap: Connection lost, waiting 30 seconds before reconnecting
Hmm, has anything changed in your network setup? Are you running this at
home, or at an office or university?
We have some info about network problems; please try the "debugging Tarsnap
network problems" since that might help narrow down the problem.
> --print-stats outputs:
> tarsnap: Error reading cache directory from /root/.tarsnap-cache
Are you running tarsnap as a normal user, or root? Can you do:
ls -l /root/.tarsnap-cache