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Author Topic: rsnapshot and rdiff-backup : mirroring and backing up your website smartly  (Read 3562 times)

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I've been looking into efficient and easy ways to keep backups of a server and came across these two tools.
Note these are not for casual users, but for server admin types, and run mostly on *nix.


Also see these tutorials at http://www.howtoforge.com:

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Re: rsnapshot and rdiff-backup : mirroring and backing up your website smartly
« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2006, 05:58:10 AM »
I use RIBS (Rsync Incremental Backup Script) http://www.rustyparts.com/ribs.php to back up servers. It use rsync to minise netwrk traffic.

RIBS is run by cron jobs. Theservers doneed shell access.

It is very efficent and easy to use.

Chris