I'll first admit to being quite the noob in Linux/SSH/etc. What I'm trying to write is a shell script that will back up a website and all the MySQL DBs that support it. I found examples all over the ...
I'm running tar on a complete remote filesystem using ssh -n <hostname> 'sudo tar -cpvzf - --one-file-system /' | cat > Bak.tar.gz This gave me a tarball. I tried importing this tarball ...
What is the canonical way to: scp a file to a remote location compress the file in transit (tar or not, single file or whole folder, 7za or something else even more efficient) do the above without ...
How to copy between two remote hosts using tar piped into SSH from remote server when behind a firewall?
I'd like to transfer a directory between two servers, but compress the directory on the remote host before transfer, and then uncompress to another host. I'm sure it's possible to pipe everything all ...
I'd like to essentially tar/gz a directory on a remote machine and save the file to my local computer without having to connect back into my local machine from the remote one. Is there a way to do ...
Possible Duplicate: What does “-” mean as an argument to a command? When I use this command: tar cf - /tmp | ssh test.com tar xf - What does the '-' mean? And is this the ...