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I need to take incremental backup daily . I am using rsync method. Could you suggest any tool is useful for backup.
Aug 24 '06 #1
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dpal
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Are you talking about full server backups or backing up just a few important files here and there?
If it's just a couple of targeted important files, I suggest writing a script and throwing it in cron. However, if you really need something more feature-rich:
Have you looked at amanda ?
Aug 24 '06 #2
kingskar
11 New Member
Thankyou for your suggestion
Aug 25 '06 #3
cypres
3 New Member
try rdiff ... it's based on rsync but you can make incremental backups
Oct 19 '06 #4
tyreld
144 New Member
This is a good tutorial on using rsync for backups.

Easy Automated Snapshot-Style Backups with Linux and Rsync
Oct 19 '06 #5

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