I have a backup server in my LAN which mounts the home dir of user@laptop and creates a backup each hour using a python script.
The problem that I'm having is that I get some hundred "permission denied" errors from rsync. Some files won't copy if I start the backup as root, others won't copy if I start it as user.
The first thought that came to my mind was to set group ownership of home from
root recursively. But I'm not sure if I should really do that..
Does anyone know how to proceed with this?
Some info about the setup:
gid numbers are identical for user and root on both computers.
This is how I import/export home: