[ubuntu-uk] Simple backup script

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Fri Jun 3 20:19:40 UTC 2011


On 03/06/11 18:54, Chris Rowson wrote:
>> Chris,
>> Sorry if this has been mentioned before but have you tried sbackup?
>> Regards,
>> Tony.
> Hi Tony,
> That's a GUI tool isn't it? This is to backup a Linux Server up to a
> Windows Server (only you can't see the Windows Server bits).

I missed that detail as I came into the thread late.

But at the end of the day, sbackup is just a Python script that gets run
by anacron (usually). There is a GUI to configure it, but if you can
hack the config file you might be in business.

I'm kind of thinking out loud here and I might be totally off the mark
but there may be some mileage here.

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