Backing up laptops on network
jw at pegasys.ws
Sat Oct 4 00:46:26 EST 2003
On Fri, Oct 03, 2003 at 10:24:59AM -0400, Ron DuFresne wrote:
> Reuben Pearse wrote:
> >Hi all,
> >We are currently looking at a solution for backing up files on laptops
> >to a server in a small office (10 users).
> >I was looking at rsync as a solution. Here is my suggested solution:
> >Install rsync on network server - this is Windows 2000 :-(
> >Share the root of C:\ on laptops
> >Schedule rsync to periodically mount to laptops share ove SMB (if they
> >can be found) and running an incremental backup
> >I would welcome comments on this. Thanks!
> now, you do understand you need rsync on both ends, yes?
The way he is talking about doing it, he does not need rsync
on both ends, only on the server.
> Ron DuFresne
J.W. Schultz Pegasystems Technologies
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