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Old 08-26-2008, 07:13 AM   #1
soumalya
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backup and recovery process


Sir

i am using centos 5 as server. now i want to backup all users hoem directory in another external hdd.

is there any gui backup application / solution for centos.


help me pls

thanks in advance.
 
Old 08-26-2008, 08:01 AM   #2
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If you don't go with a 3rd party application or commercial solution, you can easily us rsync.

Code:
rsync -av /home /path/to/external/hdd/mount
 
Old 08-26-2008, 08:26 AM   #3
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Old 08-26-2008, 11:11 PM   #4
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thanks for ur reply

let me try
 
  


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