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10.5: Reconnect Time Machine backup after drive swap
Authored by: jtrascap on Mar 12, '10 09:55:00AM

I sent you the mail and went to the gym, and a little bell went off on the treadmill. Well…bell, flashing light, klaxon…permissions. I activated the root account, did the command which worked, deactivated root and set the system off to backup (and all your other steps as well, of course, including ACLs). Time Machine runs at a higher level than my usual account or the admin account, so root made sense.

So far, so good - it's gotten pas the initial error point (32K of 16GB to backup) and seems to be working fine.

So if anyone else is getting a permissions error, try running this command as root.



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10.5: Reconnect Time Machine backup after drive swap
Authored by: only_solutions on Mar 12, '10 10:01:08AM

Good to hear! :-)

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