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Old 07-05-2013, 05:19 PM   #1
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VPS daily backup and send to local computer


Hi everyone, I have a VPS running with WHM/CPANEL installed on it.
I configured the "legacy backup" of WHM to create full backup of all accounts and databases under /backup directory.

My boss want me also to send the generated backup into our local machine as a double backup using cron. I'm just wondering on how to do it.

Any suggestion?

By the way I'm running CentOS 6.4
 
Old 07-05-2013, 06:42 PM   #2
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if your local system is running on Linux you could easily setup an FTP cron job. Most hosting providers provide a remote place to put backups or some sort of backup solution for their VPS. I know GoDaddy has a $5.00/month ftp storage location for this sort of thing.


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http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/linux-u...on-ftp-script/
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...script-621086/
 
  


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