Automated Backups on Tiger Using rsync (73 tags)
Previously on Mac DevCenter, the
rsync command was discussed in Intro to Tiger Terminal, Part 2. One of the uses for this command is to compare the files on your internal drive to those on your backup drive,
and only archive the files that have changed. Richard Hough explains.
An Introduction to Tiger Terminal, Part 2 (2 tags)
In this second tutorial on Tiger Terminal, you'll learn how to use the terminal app to look at external volumes, then enable
ssh to access files,
scp to securely copy them remotely,
sftp for secure ftp, and finally how to use
rsync to synchronize files between two computers.