Your backup will not work when this message is displayed!
This only applies to very old versions of Akeeba Backup for Joomla!.
Akeeba Backup has detected that your site's log directory is the same as the site's root. Akeeba Backup automatically excludes the files and folders included in the log directory from the backup. As a result, your backup will not contain any of your site's files, making it impossible to restore your site from this backup.
Log in to your site's back-end.
Go to the, menu item
Click on the PHP Information tab and
Next to it you will see something like
/logs and note that down. In our example this
would result in
Go to the System tab., menu item and click on the
Find the Path to Log Folder option and
paste the path from step 5 of these instructions (in our example,
/home/users/myuser/public_html/logs) in the
edit box, replacing any content in there
On some hosts you will have to append /log instead of /logs in
step 5. This is especially true on hosts powered by Parallels Plesk or
have otherwise designated the