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hi all,

i have a file server and a backup server both in linux. i need to take incremental backup of the full data to the backup server. i need a script for it, can any one help me.


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Using Rsnapshot and SSH:
    http://troy.jdmz.net/rsnapshot/

Backup to a central backup server with 7 day incremental (and other rsync examples from the rsync home site):
    http://samba.anu.edu.au/rsync/examples.html

Automated Snapshot-Style Incremental Backups with rsync:
    http://hacks.oreilly.com/pub/h/42

Easy Automated Snapshot-Style Backups with Linux and Rsync (the original article from which the others are derived from):
    http://www.mikerubel.org/computers/rsync_snapshots/
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Hi ,

I have centos 5.3 server and I want to take daily incremental backup of /var/www/html.

How to do this.

I heard about dar tools. but I don't know how to use it and where it will get.

Please help.

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