This would have not make any difference, as last backup was pre-failover, but it would have made more complex the recovery in the following weeks.
Related Gerrit Patches:
|operations/dns : master||Update db1001 to be the new slave, not the master|
|operations/puppet : production||Perform m1 backups from the master, as there is no slave available|
|Resolved||akosiaris||T138516 etherpad database issues|
|Resolved||jcrespo||T138559 Correct m1 backups, that were being done supposing m1-master was still a slave|