Linux Backups For Real People

by Carla Schroder

Linux Planet has my 3-part series on simple backups for both single PCs and small networks, using portable USB storage devices. Learn how to nail down your device names in udev, attach your backup command to a menu icon, and schedule regular unattended backups.

Linux Backups For Real People, Part 1
http://www.linuxplanet.com/linuxplanet/tutorials/6433/1/
Linux Backups For Real People, Part 2
http://www.linuxplanet.com/linuxplanet/tutorials/6435/1/
Linux Backups For Real People, Part 3
http://www.linuxplanet.com/linuxplanet/reviews/6437/1/

2 Comments

marko
2007-11-22 01:02:58
Or just use USBSink (http://usbsink.sourceforge.net)
farnold
2007-11-25 14:32:06
Why? What makes usbsink more special than any of the other hundreds of backup applications? Does it make it easier to do network backups? Does it schedule regular backups? I see that it's a gnome app, which for me is not a plus. why not make it universal?