7 day incremental backup

C. P. mefistos at hotmail.com
Thu Dec 22 11:52:45 GMT 2005

Hi hayese:

There is a post (http://lists.samba.org/archive/rsync/2005-May/012408.html) 
that addresses this situation. Seems that the answer (that i sure did exist) 
didnt get to the archive. May be it gives you ideas


>From: ed hayes <hayese43081 at yahoo.com>
>To: rsync at lists.samba.org
>Subject: 7 day incremental backup
>Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 08:49:00 -0800 (PST)
>MIME-Version: 1.0
>Received: from lists.samba.org ([]) by 
>bay0-mc1-f14.bay0.hotmail.com with Microsoft SMTPSVC(6.0.3790.211); Wed, 21 
>Dec 2005 08:52:55 -0800
>Received: from dp.samba.org (localhost [])by lists.samba.org 
>(Postfix) with ESMTP id A82C416392Cfor <mefistos at hotmail.com>; Wed, 21 Dec 
>2005 16:49:26 +0000 (GMT)
>Received: from web32811.mail.mud.yahoo.com 
>(web32811.mail.mud.yahoo.com[])by lists.samba.org (Postfix) 
>with SMTP id EE097162AE5for <rsync at lists.samba.org>; Wed, 21 Dec 2005 
>16:49:00 +0000 (GMT)
>Received: (qmail 28157 invoked by uid 60001); 21 Dec 2005 16:49:00 -0000
>Received: from [] by web32811.mail.mud.yahoo.com via HTTP;Wed, 
>21 Dec 2005 08:49:00 PST
>X-Message-Info: JGTYoYF78jFkGXrqSvJ8oBDtEdhwnIw4jmEoEkWsijo=
>X-Original-To: rsync at lists.samba.org
>Delivered-To: rsync at lists.samba.org
>DomainKey-Signature: a=rsa-sha1; q=dns; c=nofws; s=s1024; 
>X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 3.0.4 (2005-06-05) on dp.samba.org
>X-Spam-Level: ***
>X-Spam-Status: No, score=3.2 required=3.8 
>autolearn=no version=3.0.4
>X-BeenThere: rsync at lists.samba.org
>X-Mailman-Version: 2.1.5
>Precedence: list
>List-Id: rsync user list <rsync.lists.samba.org>
><https://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/rsync>,<mailto:rsync-request at lists.samba.org?subject=unsubscribe>
>List-Archive: <http://lists.samba.org/archive/rsync>
>List-Post: <mailto:rsync at lists.samba.org>
>List-Help: <mailto:rsync-request at lists.samba.org?subject=help>
><https://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/rsync>,<mailto:rsync-request at lists.samba.org?subject=subscribe>
>Errors-To: rsync-bounces+mefistos=hotmail.com at lists.samba.org
>Return-Path: rsync-bounces+mefistos=hotmail.com at lists.samba.org
>X-OriginalArrivalTime: 21 Dec 2005 16:52:56.0394 (UTC) 
>I'm new using rsync, and I found the example for "7 day incremental 
>backup". I got this working, but I've got 1 question:
>   "Is there a way to rename the saved/backed up directory?"
>   Like backup ~/junk but rename the backup directory to oldjunk.
>   Thanks for you help...
>Do You Yahoo!?
>Tired of spam?  Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around

>To unsubscribe or change options: 
>Before posting, read: http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html

Don't just search. Find. Check out the new MSN Search! 

More information about the rsync mailing list