How to recover with a full backup?

Josef Wolf jw at raven.inka.de
Tue Dec 12 13:35:43 UTC 2017


On Sun, Dec 10, 2017 at 05:39:36PM +0100, Volker Wysk wrote:
> Am Samstag, 9. Dezember 2017, 20:11:43 CET schrieb Ralf Mardorf:
> > I'm not willing to read the whole thread.
> > 
> > IMO it's very simple. Backup everything using another install or a live
> > media and restore everything using another install or a live media,
> > using something simple as e.g.  cp -ai  or  tar  with xattrs.
> 
> I'm using dar, which supports differential backups (other than tar).

Actually, gnutar CAN do incrementals. But that's with an extended tar format.

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Josef Wolf
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