[Box Backup] Backup Ninja

Ben Summers boxbackup at fluffy.co.uk
Wed Nov 1 09:31:02 GMT 2006

On 31 Oct 2006, at 12:08, Jamie Neil wrote:

> In case there are any other Debian (or derived distro) Box Backup  
> users
> out there, you might want to take a look at a program called Backup  
> Ninja.
> It's a backup scheduler that lets you configure a number of different
> backup jobs in one place. Support for rdiff-backup and duplicity is
> built in, but because it allows you to execute arbitary scripts
> integrating boxbackup is trivial.
> We have it set up to:
> 1) Dump the debian package list to a text file.
> 2) Dump all MySQL databases to compressed text files.

Don't compress them. It'll stop the block based differencing working.  
Box Backup compresses anyway.


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