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Old 05-20-2010, 09:54 AM   #1
viper3two
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Ubuntu Make a Mirror Backup


Hi
I have set up a Ubuntu box that is a proxy server. Everything works great and I would like to somehow make a complete disc backup of everything on that hard drive, incase it fails. Took me quite a while how to figure out everything and get it working. The box has an 80gb drive, with Ubuntu 9.10 loaded, standard default setup. Could I just install a 2nd hard drive and somehow give it a command to mirror everything to the 2nd hard drive?
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Old 05-20-2010, 10:17 AM   #2
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that should do the job for occasional backup:
http://michkhoo.blogspot.com/2009/12...ard-drive.html

else you can try with crontab command that copy important files on 2nd drive occasionaly
 
Old 05-20-2010, 12:55 PM   #3
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Thanks yooy, I will give that a look. Appreciate the help.
 
  


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