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Automating Rsync with BASH

Link to this post 19 Aug

Hello,
I have run rsync couple of times and is curious to know if I can automate it with Bash. What is the procedure to do it . Would appreciate any response.

Thanks, Rahul

Link to this post 20 Aug

If I understand right, you want to setup rsync to automatically backup your system by writing some kind of bash script? It does seem possible. Will require a lot of research and skills in scripting using bash.

Look at this link to get an idea of rsync automation.

http://rimuhosting.com/howto/rsyncbackup.jsp

And, this one.

http://www.patcup.com/automating-backups-using-rsync-bash-and-cron/

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