trying to backup entire server using rsync
paul at debian.org
Thu Feb 24 17:19:59 GMT 2005
On Thu 24 Feb 2005, chris allen wrote:
> ok, thanks so far now it seems to do nothing at all
> rsync -qzaH "-e ssh" --exclude=/proc/* --exclude=/tmp/*
> --exclude=/lost+found/* backup at mcncyo.homeip.net:/home/backup/luke
> backup at mcncyo.homeip.net's password:
> i think i am missing to tell it what to include.
What I'm missing is either the source dir to backup, or the
If you're backing up FROM mcncyo.homeip.net, then you need a destination
dir at the end.
If you're backing up TO mcncyo.homeip.net, then you need a source dir
before the "backup at mcncyo.homeip.net:/home/backup/luke".
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