[CentOS] Backup live system

Thu Oct 20 14:57:20 UTC 2011
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

ken wrote:
> Though I've worked with enterprise systems, I'm not familiar with FOOS
> backup software.  Which of those recommended would allow me to backup a
> system while users are active on it?  If it matters the system uses LVM.
>     I'd also like to be able to avoid needing the network if possible.
> That is, I'd plug in a disk into a USB port and backup the system onto
> that... again, while the system is live.
There's always rsync - that's what we use.

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