[Samba] Backup file server
sbawa at tabmaster.com
Sat Jul 13 23:30:29 GMT 2002
I actually use it already. It is not real time though. For a backup server
to take over, there needs to be a real time "mirroring" kind of like a raid
array except at a server level.
From: samba-admin at lists.samba.org [mailto:samba-admin at lists.samba.org]On
Behalf Of Andrew Bartlett
Sent: Saturday, July 13, 2002 8:06 PM
To: sbawa at tabmaster.com
Cc: René Nieuwenhuizen; samba at samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] Backup file server
Sanjiv Bawa wrote:
> I will look into this option...
> Is there a lower cost way to do this by basically mirroring the files
> two servers, maybe even at a file server level?
You could play with rsync, but be warned that it can take a lot of
memory on big filesystems. You would be advised to break the job down
Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College abartlet at hawkerc.net
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