Cygwin: Back up open files?

Stuart Halliday StuartH at
Thu Oct 13 10:32:43 GMT 2005

The usual practise is to use a batch script to stop the services which keep the files you want to back up open.

Once you've done the backup, restart the services.

net stop <services>
net start <services>

Works for me. :-)

Stuart Halliday
ECS Technology ltd
Registered in Scotland - #212513 

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