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Re: does anyone know backup system using inotigy ?

On Mon, 01 Oct 2007 08:38:04 -0400
Kamaraju S Kusumanchi <kamaraju@bluebottle.com> wrote:

> Jabka Atu wrote:
> > Hello,..
> > 
> > frequently i need to do backup so i choose cron to do so (just a tar
> > command).
> > but most of the time it is the file wasn't changed so i search for a way
> > that a backup will be insiated by a change to file (touch).
> I think you are looking for rsync which "synchronizes" the files between the
> source and the destination. The transfer is done only if there is a change
> across those files. It is a great tool and I use it for performing my
> backups.

There are also rsync based solutions designed specifically for backup,
such as rsnapshot and rdiff-backup.

> hth
> raju

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