Tutorial: Automated Backups With rdiff-backup

Posted by VISITOR on Oct 16, 2005 8:14 AM EDT
HowtoForge; By Falko Timme
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This tutorial describes how to do automated server backups with the tool rdiff-backup. rdiff-backup lets you make backups over a network using SSH so that the data transfer is encrypted.

This tutorial describes how to do automated server backups with the tool rdiff-backup. rdiff-backup lets you make backups over a network using SSH so that the data transfer is encrypted. The use of SSH makes rdiff-backup very secure because noone can read the data that is being transferred. rdiff-backup makes incremental backups, thus saving bandwidth.

http://www.howtoforge.com/linux_rdiff_backup

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