Best Backup software for Ubuntu 8.10

Derek Broughton derek at pointerstop.ca
Fri Apr 3 14:52:13 UTC 2009


Robert Parker wrote:

>> But, as Derek stated it's a utility, rsync is not some GUI that lets you
>> click, click and done. And. as Chris pointed out, the manual page needs
>> to be consulted.
> 
> Since when was a backup utility required to be a GUI? Though many are.

It's not - and I didn't quite say that - but I'd consider unison to be
closer to being a backup application (though that's not its real purpose),
and rsync is the tool it uses to do its job.  
-- 
derek





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