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Re: Questions about a script for regular backups

From: Andreas Stieger <Andreas.Stieger_at_gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 10:20:27 +0200


> that --incremental hot-copies are sufficient for regular
> backups, which can then be mirrored by content-aware file-
> synchronisation tools, but the problem remains of preventing
> an accidental propagation of corrupt data into the backup.
> How do you solve it?

What the fruit do you mean? The whole purpose of a backup is that you can restore previous points in time. That means multiple points in time, whenever the backup happened to be run. Don't just make a copy and overwrite it every time. That is just copy, not a backup. Select backup software that can do that.

Received on 2019-08-24 10:20:39 CEST

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