Backup scripts - recycling old backup directories (Kevin Korb)

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at
Mon Sep 15 10:49:18 MDT 2014

On Mon 15 Sep 2014, Kevin Korb wrote:
> I would never operate in a manner that only has 5-6 days of old
> backups.  The backups that I am deleting are more than a year old.

I keep the Sunday backups for a month, the 1st of the month backups for
a year.

The other daily backups are expired after 10-20 days depending on
importance etc.


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