How to Correctly Save Data from Time Machine on HFS+ Partition

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How to Correctly Save Data from Time Machine on HFS+ Partition

Postby Dmitriy_TS » 22.02.19, 16:15

We have tried to describe why the map of saved files on HFS+ partition has huuuuuge size
https://blog.acelaboratory.com/time-machine-hfs.html

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Re: How to Correctly Save Data from Time Machine on HFS+ Partition

Postby 300ddr » 03.03.19, 19:39

Great article!

I just finished the procedure mentioned, saving the 2 most recent TM backups to an external drive (the "bad" drive was used for backing up two Macbooks). It took about a week to move 1.2TB. It seems DE moves data VERY slowly when there are hundreds of thousands of very small files (i.e. Mail messages, Plex Media library). *I understand this isn't a TM only problem.


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Re: How to Correctly Save Data from Time Machine on HFS+ Partition

Postby Dmitriy_TS » 21.03.19, 10:42

Hello Brian,

Yes, the main problem is DB implementation in Data Extractor. The new version of PC-3000 will have improved DB implementation and will work (I hope) faster.
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