[Box Backup] Boxbackup on ARM processors (was: Another wish for 2011)

Achim achim+box at qustodium.net
Sun Feb 13 21:21:46 GMT 2011

Hello Stefan:

On Sun, 13 Feb 2011 06:21:14 -0800 (PST), sm8ps-boxbackup1 at yahoo.com
> Currently, I am using BackupPC for the same purpose and it does run well. 
> However, it is not as rich in encryption features which makes it less well 
> suited for off-site backups which I envision as an ultimate goal.
> However, the
> (very) big advantage is that it does run smoothly also with Windows backup 
> clients. My own tries in getting Boxbackup to backup Windows clients
> failed. Can
> anybody point me to some simple guide or similar?

I have created a small HOWTO to compile Box Backup and the Boxi GUI
with MinGW/Cygwin here:



Please let me know if you need anything else.


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