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« on: July 18, 2004, 05:05:31 PM »
rsnapshot howto

Create an easy rsync based backup solution for your server

Author(s): Duncan Thomas
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License: GPL

How To Link: http://no.longer.valid/phpwiki/index.php/rsnapshot%20howto
Topic Page: Back Up

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lmarkjoseph

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« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2006, 01:27:36 AM »
Great backup util. Wonder how hard it would be to have it compress files as part of the cron?
Am using it on SME 7 beta 8.

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« Reply #2 on: January 27, 2007, 02:27:09 PM »
Hi great post,

Just a quick question, I'm quite new to linux and SME.

If I want to backup the entire drive so that if I ever need to use the backup I can just put SME back on from one backup and everything will return to how it was wat would I do?

Failing that, what would be best to backup if I needed to make sure all profiles email (using fetchmail) in a sense, if anything goes wrong all I have to do install SME again and the other programs and then the rsnapshot back.

Any tips or advice would be brill

Thanks
k0r54