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Title: Contrib Feedback: rsnapshot howto
Post by: wellsi on July 18, 2004, 05:05:31 PM
rsnapshot howto

Create an easy rsync based backup solution for your server

Author(s): Duncan Thomas
Contributor(s):
License: GPL

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

This thread is for feedback specificaly related to this How To & Contrib.
Reports of success are welcome, as well as any problems and suggested improvements.
Title: Rsnapshot
Post by: lmarkjoseph 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.
Title: Contrib Feedback: rsnapshot howto
Post by: k0r54 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