[Gllug] best way of making backups

Alain Williams addw at phcomp.co.uk
Sun Sep 14 10:46:33 UTC 2008

On Sun, Sep 14, 2008 at 11:37:04AM +0100, Richard Jones wrote:

> The simplest way I've found to do backups is to use 'rsync'.  Works
> incrementally, can copy over the network, widely available, simple
> command-line operation, etc.

You may want to use Rsyncbackup at the link below. It makes increments backups with
rsync a one line cron entry:


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