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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to create a shell script for full and incremental backup purposes. for incremental backup only for one folder (test1) located in /home/test1 syntax below works fine and have no problem: tar -cvf /home/backup/backup-0.tar.gz -g /home/test1/test.snar /home/test Problem is here... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: momed131
2. Homework & Coursework Questions
Hi. Can someone tell me if the following script that i have made is a script for INCREMENTAL BACKUP or FULL BACKUP. My teacher told me that is doing an FULL BACKUP.
• find /etc /var /home -newer /backups/.backup_reference > /backups/.files_to_archive
• touch /backups/.backup_reference
• tar... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bender-alex
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, i'm new here(and a newbie) and i need some help with a project. I need to write a script for an incremental backup (this must be executed every day at 24:00) and a full backup (executed once a month) for etc/var/home directories. Can someone please help me with this? And a small explanation of... (9 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I'm trying to do a incremental backup for a big NFS. Since space is not an issue, I don't want to compress them or end up with a big tarball for full backup( and a series of small tarballs for incremental backup). Basically I want the TAR backup/restore functionality but not TAR files up.... (3 Replies)
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5. Windows & DOS: Issues & Discussions
I have a folder /root/test in a centos 5.3 system. I want to take an incremental backup of the contents of the folder in the C:\Downloads folder of a windows system present in the same lan as the linux system. What are the ways of executing this plan? Kindly help (0 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to create a daily incremental backup of a directory with all of the files within and add a timestamp (year-month-day) to the tar.gz file.
I have the following, but it doesn't backup the inside files of the directory.
tar -czf... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: agasamapetilon
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would need a rather simple bash backup script that loops throught the (local) users and for each users backs up (cp!) its /home/username folder.
About the functionalities:
The script has to run every 2 hours (that's cron, so don't mind about that) and the files should be copied to... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: laurens
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i am trying to write a script which will give the incremental tar backup of all files with latest timestam.
i tried with find -mmin -2
but if it takes half on hour or something to creat the tar itself, then no meaning in using the above command.
so please help me to find the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Usha Shastri
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to make incremental tar archives of a folder for an example. On the box I use is UNIX AIX installed. I tried some sample codes I found on several web pages but with no success. Don't know what I'm doing wrong. Please write some sample code to make incremental tar... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Funky_ass
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to backup two important files everytime they are modified. How would I write a bash script that would check the dates of my zip files and my data files and only create a new zip file if the zip file is older than the two data files?
Siegfried (1 Reply)
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