Satellite Backup script does not work after upgrading Red Hat Satellite Server to 6.4.2.

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  • After upgrading the Red Hat Satellite Server to 6.4.2 while taking an online backup using the command:
# foreman-maintain backup online --incremental --assumeyes /home/backup/satellite-backup-2019-04-22-17-09-02/  /home/backup

gives an error:

+ LAST=/backup/satellite/satellite-backup-2019-05-01-09-20-29/<br data-hasqtip="true">+ foreman-maintain backup online --incremental --assumeyes /backup/satellite/satellite-backup-2019-05-01-09-20-29/ /backup/satellite<br data-hasqtip="true">ERROR: option '--incremental': Previous backup directory does not exist: --assumeyes


  • Red Hat Satellite 6.4

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