suggestion on a backup utility
heli at mikestammer.com
Tue May 6 17:42:16 UTC 2008
David Banning wrote:
> I wonder if anyone can recommend a good backup utility for FreeBSD.
> If it's in the ports, great. I would like to just specify which
> directories I would like to backup, how often and have it tar or zip
> the files into a directory - if it has off-site ftp, fine, but I can
> do that part myself via crontab.
> I realize I could just make a script file with some tar commands,
> but I'm looking for something that is quicker to maintain and
> allows me to organize what I'm backing up.
> I have been using reoback but recently I ran into some problems
> with is duplicating files X 10! - I looked into to solving it but
> it might be easier to just try something else.
flexbackup is pretty decent. i used it for a while before i just went to
using dump on entire file systems.
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