Created by Alexander Skwar on 2008-10-05 and last modified on 2008-10-05

In the original code, some Gnuisms are used (eg. "tar cvfz ... -C ..." and such). This branch is there to remove those Gnuims and make mylvmbackup portable.

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86. By Alexander Skwar on 2008-10-05

- Fix bug #278478
- Implement "Improve the tar backup backend of mylvmbackup"

85. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-10-01

 - Fixed typo in ChangeLog

84. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-10-01

 - Fixed Bug #271671: "overloading parameters does not work" by removing
   the default values for host and port from the configuration file and
   removing the unnecessary check for passing both host and socket at
   the same time. Updated documentation and configuration file comments

83. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-10-01

 - Applied patch suggested by "Jonas" to fix Bug #267944: "backup returns
   successfully when snapshot creation fails"
 - Code cleanup: moved flushing of tables in a separate subroutine
 - Code cleanup: moved log messages into the respective subroutines
 - Code cleanup: use return values of subroutines instead of updating global
 - Improved some log messages to explain what was DONE or FAILED
 - Code cleanup: build up long command strings in a $command variable before
   passing it to system()
 - Renamed subroutine create_snapshot() to create_lvm_snapshot()

82. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-09-25

 - Updated ChangeLog and CREDITS file: added note about Matthew's doc conversion

81. By Matthew on 2008-09-24

removed old .txt documentation in favor of POD style. this removes the dependency on external program a2x for creating documentation and instead uses the 'built-in' pod2html and pod2man. updated Makefile to accommodate the change.

80. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-09-24

 - Applied patch from Matthew Boehm to make the backup file name
   suffix configurable via a "--suffix" option. Updated the man
   page accordingly.

79. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-09-23

 - Added CREDITS to the distribution package

78. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-09-23

 - Updated ChangeLog, added Bug IDs

77. By Lenz Grimmer on 2008-09-23

 - Bumped up version number to 0.11
 - Applied patch from Matt Lohier to support rsnap as a backup backend
 - Updated man page
 - Moved the list of contributors from the man page into a separate CREDITS
   file, added missing names
 - Updated the RPM spec file to include CREDITS

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