Backing up.

Brendan mailinglist at endosquid.com
Mon Nov 10 23:34:56 GMT 2008


On Monday 10 November 2008, Tycho Andersen wrote:
> rdiff-backup will create a mirror of a particular directory, where each
> subsequent backup will be incremental. It will also let you explore the
> revision information, which is stored in a special subdirectory. It
> can function like rsync, doing remote backups over ssh efficiently.

It functions that way because it's based on the same protocol.

I can only recommend rsync/tar/rdiff-backup in conjunction with something off-
site like rsync.net

But be sure to run something current for rdiff-backup on both ends, as there 
were version incompatibilities.



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