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BUG: ImageManager not correctly cleaning up multiple offsite drives
We have many clients who rotate more than one offsite USB drive. In a number of cases recently we've found that the replication is failing because the offsite drive is full. On inspection it turns out that the drives contain old daily and weekly consolidation files that have been removed due to retention policy.
Looking into this it appears that ImageManager is deleting these files from the NAS then only removing them from only the currently connected offsite USB drive.
I've written some scripts to compare files on the connected USB drive with the primary backup location and remove consolidation files that no longer exist. In several cases the scripts have cleared over 1TB of wasted space from the replication drive, enabling replication to continue successfully.
ImageManager happily replicates to multiple USB drives, surely it should also remove retired images from multiple drives? Currently it appears to track the deletions and mark them as actioned once the file has been removed from a single USB. For those situations where multiple USBs are involved we would benefit from an option to never retire the deletion record.