rsync to tape
mbp at valinux.com
Wed Aug 8 19:45:35 EST 2001
On 8 Aug 2001, Martin Pool <mbp at valinux.com> wrote:
> On 7 Aug 2001, Sudarshan Ramaswamy <sudar at synopsys.COM> wrote:
> > Hi
> > I could do that anyways. I am interested in this option for the following
> > 1) When I run rsync in cron. It copies the data to a directory. If it can
> > copy the difference of files regularly to a tape
> > I could use the disk space on my machine for something else.
> rsync can't do that, but librsync is meant to be able to.
> I haven't tried this yet, but here's a *sketch* of how it should
> 1. Read the section about rsync-based tape backup in tridge's thesis,
> linked from the rsync site
page 92 onwards, and more generally chapters 4 and 5.
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