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How to clean up of a 600GB backup

Here are some thoughts about cleaning up data after a backup, recovery or restoration. Rsync stats from one USB harddrive to another, it took over 17 hours during which I was away from home 🙂 My bigger problem was that … Continue reading

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Backup with RSYNC and SSH authorized key

Finally I wrote my rsync backup script v. 0.1 https://raw.github.com/mikaelz/bin/master/backup.sh #!/bin/sh# ~/bin/backup.sh# # Some help from# http://www.sakana.fr/blog/2008/05/07/securing-automated-rsync-over-ssh/# https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Rsync#Automated_backup_with_SSH# https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Full_System_Backup_with_rsync# https://www.linux.com/news/enterprise/storage/8200-back-up-like-an-expert-with-rsync# Thanks# man rsync# -v be verbose# -h human readable bytes# -a, –archive archive mode; same as -rlptgoD (no -H) -H … Continue reading

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