Rsync-based backup tools worth considering

Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by Mrkvonic, Mar 15, 2014.

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  1. Mrkvonic

    Mrkvonic Linux Systems Expert

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  2. inka

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    Please consider expanding the article to mention anacron.

    For a desktop PC which isn't run 24/7, jobs setup via cron may be missed.

    Cron vs Anacron: How to Setup Anacron on Linux (With an Example)
    http://www.thegeekstuff.com/2011/05/anacron-examples/
     
  3. Mrkvonic

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    A pc that is not running should not be running backups :)
    Mrk
     
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    Thanks! That's a nice link and clears up an old doubt of mine.
     
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