While creating incremental backups is relatively simple (and can be automated, e.g. via rdiff-backup), in order to access a specific state of a file one first has to manually restore the backup, which ...
I recently found rdiff-backup which seems to be very useful incremental alternative to rsync. But there's an issue, while trying to use the rdiff-backup to make a mirror of a folder in other one, it ...
I'm running the following command: rdiff-backup --remote-schema '%s' 'sudo /usr/bin/rdiff-backup --server \ --restrict-read-only /'::/etc /var/backups/hosts/derp It's backing up /etc from ...
I've been reading about using rsync and rdiff-backup to make incremental backups of my entire Linux system. I am planning to practise that by setting up a Linux system, making some changes to it, ...