Rsync help needed

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at
Wed Dec 5 10:31:12 GMT 2007

On Mon 03 Dec 2007, piyush joshi wrote:
>                I am new to rsync command and i need your help .I have one
> mail server I take the back up of mail server on backup server but what
> happen all users delete there mail's from mail server but that does'nt
> deleted from back up server after that i used --delete option problem solved
> but that makes the exact copy as mail server i wanna specify the time that
> only delete those mails which are older than 1 month so that i can keep all
> the mails with me till one month .I am waiting for your reply ...

I think you want one of the "wrapper" programs around rsync to manage
your backups. I use dirvish for that (, there are
more listed at

Paul Slootman

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