Recommended method to backup Samba4 Shares with Permissions
alapierre at gccsda.com
Wed Mar 4 11:18:29 MST 2015
On Wed, Mar 4, 2015 at 1:03 PM, Richard Sharpe <realrichardsharpe at gmail.com>
> On Wed, Mar 4, 2015 at 8:53 AM, Andrew LaPierre <alapierre at gccsda.com>
> > In the past I've been using rsync with -a option over NFS but now with
> > it seems that's not going to preserve the permissions. Is there a bast
> > method to backup my shares? Preferably something like rsync that just
> > copies the changes.
> I thought rsync supported XATTRS
> (https://rsync.samba.org/security.html) or am I missing something
> > I saw a suggestion for using tar which supports xattr and acls but due to
> > the size and backup window, sending a full tarball backup across isn't
> > reasonable.
> > Thanks for your suggestions!
> > --
> > Andrew LaPierre
> > Information Technology Director
> > Georgia-Cumberland Conference
Sure enough...I must be running into something else. I'll keep
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