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Rdiff-backup restore/delete backups

Rdiff-Backup Restore rdiff-backup -r now host.net::/remote-dir/file local-dir/file *** This command restores host.net::/remote-dir/file as it was 10 days ago into a new location /tmp/file. rdiff-backup -r 10D host.net::/remote-dir/file /tmp/file *** This commands deletes all information concerning file versions which have not … Continue reading

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Rdiff-backup – backup on Windows share

Rdiff – backup on smb mount: dd if=/dev/zero of=/mnt/smbShare/linux.out bs=1MB count=5 dev=`losetup -f` echo $dev losetup $dev /mnt/smbShare/linux.out mkfs.ext3 $dev losetup -d $dev # Create mountpoint mkdir /mnt/rdiff-backup # Now mount it.. mount -o loop /mnt/smbShare/linux.out /mnt/rdiff-backup

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