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Forum: General 12-02-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,796
Posted By greengrass
Copy Job Error Message

I updated to Mavericks from Mountain Lion a week ago and on Saturday my regularly scheduled weekly SuperDuper (v2.7.1) backup was scheduled to run. I neglected to mount the backup drive so, of...
Forum: General 10-07-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,029
Posted By greengrass
failure to unmount

I deleted the schedule and created a new one when I updated to 2.6. I don't remember if I did it again when upgrading to 2.6.1.

My previous note said SD quit. That was a mistake on my part. It...
Forum: General 10-07-2009, 08:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,029
Posted By greengrass
Another failure to dismount after scheduled copy

OS X 10.5.8, SD 2.6.1

I too have recently begun to see SD fail to unmount the backup drive (directly connected via firewire) after a successful scheduled backup. This used to work perfectly. I...
Forum: General 09-15-2008, 12:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,847
Posted By greengrass
Can't locate swapped backup drive

I back up regularly with SD using Smart Update All Files. Occasionally I swap out the backup drive to keep a copy off site. The two backup drives are identically named. However, after swapping...
Forum: General 06-13-2008, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,213
Posted By greengrass
The G4 iMac is a PPC machine and thus requires an...

The G4 iMac is a PPC machine and thus requires an APM partition.
Forum: General 02-20-2008, 01:03 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 116,899
Posted By greengrass
Dave, Can you clarify which systems need...

Dave,

Can you clarify which systems need this script? I'd rather not run it if I don't need it but on the other hand, I'd rather not discover after a HD failure that I can't run from an SD clone....
Forum: General 02-20-2008, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,920
Posted By greengrass
Never mind! I just went to verify that there was...

Never mind! I just went to verify that there was no red failed indication on the schedule window and while there was no red failure indication, I also noticed that the next copy fields were blank. I...
Forum: General 02-19-2008, 11:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,920
Posted By greengrass
SD backup FW drive with two partitions: iMac17...

SD backup FW drive with two partitions:
iMac17 Sunday Clone and fred backup M-Sa

The first was a weekly backup; the second a six day a week daily backup

Both have been running fine for months...
Forum: General 02-19-2008, 10:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,920
Posted By greengrass
Schedule not executing after Leopard install

Dave,

My 10.4.11 system did a nightly SD clone to a FW disk which I updated just prior to installing Leopard. I then disconnected the drive and put it in a drawer - just in case. The Leopard...
Forum: General 02-06-2008, 04:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,250
Posted By greengrass
Unfortunately, given the way TimeMachine works,...

Unfortunately, given the way TimeMachine works, every disk, regardless of size will eventually fill up. It seems to me that the only way to guarantee space for a SuperDuper clone on a TM disk is to...
Forum: General 01-08-2007, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,673
Posted By greengrass
Yes, one way sync is possible

I regularly do a one way sync of iPhoto from my desktop machine to my laptop. The instructions (translated for iTunes) are in http://www.shirt-pocket.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1688 but you should...
Forum: General 10-24-2006, 06:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,146
Posted By greengrass
LaCie Porche works fine here

Just to offer another opinion, and not to say other people are imagining things, but I have a 250GB LaCie Porche Firewire drive formatted as Journaled HFS+ that works fine with SuperDuper. I...
Forum: General 10-07-2006, 09:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,633
Posted By greengrass
astrobruce, If you want to do a two-way sync...

astrobruce,

If you want to do a two-way sync between your iMac and Powerbook, then, as Dave said, SuperDuper can't do it. But, if what you had in mind is a one way synce from your iMac to your...
Forum: General 09-18-2006, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,670
Posted By greengrass
Unusual scheduled backup

I have a regularly scheduled Sunday, 2 AM weekly backup (full clone). After running this way for a few months, yesterday, it ran at 9:51 PM. I was away for the weekend, so had not noticed that it...
Forum: General 08-14-2006, 11:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 6,574
Posted By greengrass
Initial Super Duper! Settings

In addition to using Super Duper! to do daily and weekly scheduled backups, I use it to do a one way sync of selected files from my desktop Mac to my MacBook. With Smart Update, I have the MacBook in...
Forum: General 08-02-2006, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,890
Posted By greengrass
Scheduled Backups with Fast User Switching

I understand that scheduled backups are only run if the user is currently logged in. It apears, however, that the user's account also has to be the active account under fast user switching. At least...
Forum: General 06-30-2006, 07:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,681
Posted By greengrass
Here's how

neilio,

Partition your external hard drive leaving one partition large enough to clone your whole drive and the second partition large enough to copy your user folder. Then set up your two backup...
Forum: General 06-26-2006, 08:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,006
Posted By greengrass
Advantage of Backing Up Just User Files

One advantage of backing up just user files (or even a subset of user files) is limited space on an external drive. For example, my backup strategy is to do a Monday through Saturday nightly backup...
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