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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Ok, I'm trying to figure out how to reference a remote file using the rsync --link-dest parameter.
Here is the code I have so far:
# FILESERVER INCREMENTAL BACKUP SCRIPT
# Remove previous log file
# Set daily variables
DAY0=`date -I`... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Orionizer
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to keep backups of my home directory (i.e. back it up every day or so) using rsync with link-dest.
This is how I do it,
rsync -avh --delete --link-dest=/media/disk/oldbackup/ /home/user/ /media/disk/newbackup
rm -f /media/disk/oldbackup
ln -s newbackup... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: lost.identity
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
in makefile, if the sourc and dest in different directory, no matter the source file changed or not, it seems the dest always been build, how do you resolve this?
peter (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: laopi
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Am trying a shell script for ftp process on Solaris
I am trying to mget files to
Destination server: myserverxxx1
folder : /backup/dumps/SERVER-1backup/afterbatch
Source server: SERVER-1
folder : /dumps/daily/backupafterbatch/Thu21Oct_04:22:37
depending on the date the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sunnyboy
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have been experimenting with rsync as a scriptable backup option, reading various example and tips pages, including Time Machine for every Unix out there - IMHO
That page seems to describe the exact behavior I want: The ability to make a "full backup" snapshot regularly, but with rsync... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: fitzwilliam
6. Red Hat
What is the proper format for configuring the netrc file for linux. On Solaris it was:
Machine <machinename> login Domain\\login password passwordname (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: soupbone38
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can we use the file .netrc for automating ftp from a perl script ?
and if so then how do i go about it ?
can i have a sample script for this ?
thanks in advance
Veera (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: sveera
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to write an automated script to transfer multiple files to another solaris 5.8 box. I am using the #! /bin/bash prompt and I am having trouble finding/creating the .netrc login file. I googled and the only info I got was that I should create/find it in my home directory. I went... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: grandtheftander
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to ask if the .netrc file should really be stored/placed in the /home/<userid> directory or in the home directory indicated by the uinfo command?
I am currently having problems with a .netrc file which is owned by a id which has it's home directory pointed to a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: edu_escandor
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have an ftp user, which has been setup to run ftp jobs to a specific machine (different jobs). for the first job i created .netrc in the ftp users home directory and added the appropriate commands
machine FTPBOX01 login user1 password xxx
I use the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles