[CentOS] Backup solution to backup /var/spool/imap above 150GB data

Rajagopal Swaminathan raju.rajsand at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 05:00:29 UTC 2010


Greetings,

On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 5:50 AM, Benjamin Smith <lists at benjamindsmith.com>wrote:

> Years ago, I set up a backup tool that wrapped rsync. It has faithfully and
> reliably backed up a dozen hosts and too many TB of data to mention,
> offsite,
> automatically saving as many backup points as disk space allows.
> You're certainly welcome to try it!
>
> http://www.effortlessis.com/thisisnotbackupbuddy/
>
> It works on an "ascending powers" basis, EG:
>
> 1 day ago,
> 2 days ago,
> 4 days ago,
> 8 days ago,
> 16 days ago...
> ....
> until out of disk space.
>
> =)
>

<grin|smile|whatever> it is a criminal offence (in free software world) to
hide this gem from the world for all this long. ;)

Regards,

Rajagopal
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