RTRR Target Directories Disappear!

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Re: RTRR Target Directories Disappear!

Post by myuniqueusername » Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:09 pm

I hope that I am not distracting from the issue at hand but I wanted to share that I periodically get a message that a shared folder from my QNAP has disappeared / gone offline / no longer shared. I am using Carbon Copy Cloner on a Mac to copy content from the QNAP via an SMB connection to a local drive. CCC will periodically fail on a specific backup job with the following message, "The backup task was aborted because the source volume disappeared." In this case, the source volume is the SMB share on my QNAP. I am perplexed by this as it does not happen every time the backup job runs.

Let me know if there are steps I can take to help diagnose the issue or add to the troubleshooting knowlege-base.

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Re: RTRR Target Directories Disappear!

Post by P3R » Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:00 pm

myuniqueusername wrote:
Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:09 pm
I hope that I am not distracting from the issue at hand...
You are.

Please open your own thread with your very specific and totally different problem.
RAID have never ever been a replacement for backups. Without backups on a different system (preferably placed at another site), you will eventually lose data!

A non-RAID configuration (including RAID 0, which isn't really RAID) with a backup on a separate media protects your data far better than any RAID-volume without backup.

All data storage consists of both the primary storage and the backups. It's your money and your data, spend the storage budget wisely or pay with your data!

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