Re: Partition image on the fly
Ok, thank you very much.
Im reading and trying LVM and rsnapshot and for while Ill use rsnapshot.
But both are excelent altenatives. Later Ill read about amanda too.
Thank you by hints
----- Original Message -----
From: "tomlobato" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 11:15 AM
Subject: Partition image on the fly
It is possible to make partition image on the fly? With the system
I think in the aproach: At midnigth (less system use), the script
partition readonly by some minutes while put the output of 'dd
to a file in another HD on the same machine. Some word? Some trouble in do
* The server is running several services like internet, mail, web, jabber,
mysql. I want to make a diary backup of it. Hardware resources are not
problem, I can use another machine, or DVD writer or another HD or the
If it is not possible, what do you think about mount the system from
another system in the LAN via NFS, and use simple 'cp -R /mnt/nfs-server/
/backup/'? Obviously excluding dirs like /proc, /mnt, etc.
PS: I already search google, tldp, etc and didnt find nothing with this