Backup with rsync until one month
Michael B Allen
mba2000 at ioplex.com
Wed Nov 26 06:50:49 EST 2003
> I use rsync in the company to make a backup every 4 hours.
> but I would like to do in a way like this, that the rsync make a backup of
> the changed files until one month long.
> EX:- file.bak.001 file.bak.002 .....
> This file will be to get always, and so i can get the all files untill an
> one month old version of the file.
> Is it possible?
I don't think you need rsync at all for this. Just use fine to identify
which files are older than 1 month and use rename to change the file
A program should be written to model the concepts of the task it
performs rather than the physical world or a process because this
maximizes the potential for it to be applied to tasks that are
conceptually similar and, more important, to tasks that have not
yet been conceived.
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