[Techtalk] differential backups...

Rudy L. Zijlstra rudy at edsons.demon.nl
Mon Aug 25 20:10:35 EST 2003

Walt wrote:

> I'm using a 240 gb IDE array as a weekly backup to a
> scsi array. So, I copied over everything the first time.
> Now, how can I copy over again but only the updated
> or new files? Is it possible to do this simply?
What is your goal? Just to have an exact copy, or also to be able to 
rollback changes?

If the last, take a look at rdiff-backup, which is build for situations 
like that.
It lives at: http://rdiff-backup.stanford.edu/



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