[Samba] Backup of shared data-files

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Mar 14 19:23:24 UTC 2019

On Thu, 14 Mar 2019 20:12:25 +0100
Viktor Trojanovic via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hi Greg,
> I'm assuming the reason for this was that Robert's answer pretty much 
> covered it. Most backup tools still in development, and I'm including 
> rsync here, do support extended attributes, so you're covered when it 
> comes to ACL. The main question becomes if you need the backup itself
> to be encrypted, and if yes you might want to look at alternatives to
> rsync.
> I heard good things about Borg that Robert mentioned, Rowland seems
> to use it, too. Personally, I currently use Restic which is similar
> to Borg but supports S3 type storage.

ER, no I don't ;-)

I use a variation of the Sysvol rsync method.


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