Backup Winserver

Roey D darwinian.empire at
Tue Nov 4 03:43:24 PST 2008

2008/11/4 Graham Bentley <admin at>:
> Hi All,
> Is there anyone using Rsync on windows to backup to a Linux or FreeBSD
> server?
> Are the Windows Rsync implementations reliable?

I used to do that, the windows rsync client (runs on the top of
cygwin) worked well for me.
You can use this package:
which provides cygwin rsync plus GUI.
The only issue I had is with files with non-latin characters in their
names, in my case, Hebrew.
Once I downloaded the Cygwin UTF-8 dll, which can be found here:
everything seemed to work.

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