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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-48266

Automated backup setting page needs additional validation

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.8
    • Fix Version/s: 2.9
    • Component/s: Backup
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      Before upgrade

      1. Set your automated backup storage to Specified directory...
      2. Leave the directory backup_auto_destination empty
      3. Upgrade.
      4. Go back to the backup settings and confirm that you backup_auto_storage was reset to Course file area

      Validation test

      1. Try different combinations of backup_auto_storage and backup_auto_destination settings
      2. Make sure that if the storage includes an external directory the directory must be specified, valid and writeable.
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      Before upgrade Set your automated backup storage to Specified directory... Leave the directory backup_auto_destination empty Upgrade. Go back to the backup settings and confirm that you backup_auto_storage was reset to Course file area Validation test Try different combinations of backup_auto_storage and backup_auto_destination settings Make sure that if the storage includes an external directory the directory must be specified, valid and writeable.
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_28_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_29_STABLE
    • Pull from Repository:
    • Pull Master Branch:
      MDL-48266-master
    • Sprint:
      BACKEND Sprint 18, BACKEND Sprint 19

      Description

      Currently if you set backup_auto_storage to "Specified directory for automated backups", it lets you leave backup_auto_destination empty. This seems extremely confusing.

      There needs to be validation.

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                  Fix Release Date:
                  11/May/15