Backing up FREEBSD
tshadwick at oss-solutions.com
Tue Dec 12 06:47:57 PST 2006
As with what he said. :) Dump and Restore are your friends.
Also, in a crunch:
tar -z -c -f /path/to/your/backup.tar.gz /filesystem
Do that once for each mounted filesystem, and make sure backup.tar.gz
lives on another system, perhaps on an nfs mount.
Chad Gross wrote:
> The handbook is your friend:
> and most likely:
> man dump
> On 12/12/06, arun at dasmax.com <arun at dasmax.com> wrote:
>> This is Arun from Singapore. I basically want to know how to back up
>> files if a computer is already running on FREEBSD. Please help me with
>> this as it is urgent.
>> Thanking you
>> freebsd-questions at freebsd.org mailing list
>> To unsubscribe, send any mail to "
>> freebsd-questions-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
> freebsd-questions at freebsd.org mailing list
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to
> "freebsd-questions-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
More information about the freebsd-questions