[TriLUG] remember that neat backup using rsync
jbroome at gmail.com
Mon Oct 1 22:07:10 EDT 2007
On 10/1/07, stan briggs <stanbriggs at gmail.com> wrote:
> there was a 'cp -al $source $dest' that was used in that scheme that linux
> supports that i can't seem to find the equivalent of in solaris. does anyone
> know how to accomplish this in solaris?
> p.s. for those that missed the presentation this cp command copies the
> contents from source to dest and preserves the inodes thereby not
> re-creating the file but really just making a (hard) link to the files.
A blast from the past!
Basic Snapshot script:
rm -rf backup.3
mv backup.2 backup.3
mv backup.1 backup.2
cp -al backup.0 backup.1
rsync -a --delete source/ backup.0/
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