0

I installed TWRP 3.1.0-0 (unofficial, from here) on my Redmi 3S Prime and tried to make a Nandroid backup. I've never taken Nandroid backup before. I have a linux PC. On my PC, I installed adb and fastoot drivers and used took the backup by typing adb backup --twrp in the terminal. My phone showed that the backup size was 9757 MB but the backup.ab file created was only 2.1 GB. Where is the problem? Did I do anything wrong? By the way, I backed up the boot, system and data (excl. storage) partitions. Doing backups on internal storage works fine. So, what is happening?

2

Seems to be a bug. I tested it on my device multiple times: in GUI mode backup is created fine, whereas console command give this fake.

I already created the ticket on their Github, but they don't read it, as it seems.

  • So, what should I do you suggest? – SinTan1729 Apr 28 '17 at 10:18
  • Nothing you can do here. Make backups via GUI until they fix the problem. – Suncatcher Apr 28 '17 at 11:09

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.