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I configured Deja-dup to make a daily backup of my whole data drive. Now I get an error message each time, telling me, that not all files could be backuped. But i cannot find any Deja-dup logs in /var/log nor in the syslog. Where does it display the missing files?

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Did you check /tmp/deja-dup.log? –  devav2 Sep 19 '12 at 8:05
    
I could not find a file there –  Raffael Sep 19 '12 at 10:10
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It seems that it doesn't really save them anywhere, but if you run it with the environment variable DEJA_DUP_DEBUG=1 you can get all the information that way.

Source: https://answers.launchpad.net/deja-dup/+question/125731

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Now that is some verbose output. The log file has >500MB for one run of deja dup. My solution is now to run the command manually again and check the gui output. –  Raffael Sep 24 '12 at 9:36
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