FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

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bbatchman77
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Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by bbatchman77 »

I have the same Issue, I upgraded prematurely I guess.

I have well over a half million files or even more, not sure exactly how many there are to backup... it's been making the file list for over 3 hours now. Is the only solution to downgrade at this point?


update: just to let you know how bad this really is, I'm now at almost 900,000 files and counting, backup still not started, been running for over 6 hours now.

Regards,

Brian

Adrian (Softland)
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Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by Adrian (Softland) »

Hi,

@bbatchman77: what is the OS you have? are there many file changes on that drive between the backups?

SamInside
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Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by SamInside »

Is there any progress toward fixing this problem?
Softland wrote:@bbatchman77: what is the OS you have? are there many file changes on that drive between the backups?
I'm not bbatchman77, but since I have the same problem, I answer: in my case it's Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit and no, even if I change one single file, the creating files list process takes very long.

Just to be sure, since I noticed the title of the thread could be confusing, I want to point out that the problem is at the start of the backup, when it says creating files list, not the final test verification.

EDIT:
I did a test backup. I created a new backup from scratch and it has the same problem. You said that you did a backup of 300,000 files: with the speed I am experiencing this would be impossible.

gazwilliams
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Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by gazwilliams »

I am having the same problem. Upgraded from FBackup 5.5 to 6. Opened .fkc from backup media and started backup. The "creating file list" process took 8 hours, whereas previously it would be about 2-3 minutes. The backup itself took the normal amount of time.

I am running Windows 7 64-bit. I have about 470,000 files in total, of which about 46,000 were changed and added in this backup.

I have switched back to using Fbackup 5.5 until this problem is fixed.

Adrian (Softland)
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Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by Adrian (Softland) »

Hi,

We created a new build of FBackup to have the usage of USN journal optional.
Please download it from wetransfer: http://we.tl/3UvYikZJ5e
Open the Backup Properties->Advanced and uncheck the "Smart file scanning mode" option.
Press Save and run the backup. Let us know if the problem still exists.

GolfGuy
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Joined: Fri Feb 19, 2016 2:52 pm

Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by GolfGuy »

Softland wrote:Hi,

We created a new build of FBackup to have the usage of USN journal optional.
Please download it from wetransfer: http://we.tl/3UvYikZJ5e
Open the Backup Properties->Advanced and uncheck the "Smart file scanning mode" option.
Press Save and run the backup. Let us know if the problem still exists.
Works like a dream as far as I can see. Well done!

crazzzy
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Joined: Sat Feb 20, 2016 4:15 pm

Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by crazzzy »

Softland wrote:Hi,

We created a new build of FBackup to have the usage of USN journal optional.
Please download it from wetransfer: http://we.tl/3UvYikZJ5e
Open the Backup Properties->Advanced and uncheck the "Smart file scanning mode" option.
Press Save and run the backup. Let us know if the problem still exists.
Now it is working well here too.

fitness88
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Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by fitness88 »

Working well for me now as well.

SamInside
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Joined: Tue Feb 02, 2016 3:36 pm

Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by SamInside »

Thank you Softland for solving the problem. :)

alescan
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Location: Italy

Re: FBackup 6.0 file verification extremely slow

Post by alescan »

Now it's working properly, 500 files in max 2 seconds. Thanks!

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