System Tar Restore - Feature-rich Backup Script for Linux

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"System Tar and Restore" is an open-source program for Linux that offers several options to create backups and restore them. It consists of two scripts: One is the main program and the other one is a GUI wrapper. It has [...]

Ivo Ursino 12:05 am

Borg - Linux Backup Tool featured Deduplicating, Compression and Encryption

Borg Backup (aka: Borg) is a deduplicating backup program that supports compression and authenticated encryption.The main goal of Borg is to provide an efficient and secure way to backup data. The data deduplication technique used in Borg backup makes it [...]

Dwijadas Dey 4:51 am

How To Backup Using Duplicity on Ubuntu 16.04

Duplicity is a software application that provides encrypted, digitally signed, versioned tar-format backup volumes which can be uploaded to a remote or local file server. It is supported in all major Linux distribution like Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian, Fedora, and [...]

Saheetha Shameer 6:35 am

How to Setup GitLab Server Backup

GitLab is an absolute solution for storing all your Git repositories. Taking backup is an important activity even when a few people ignore it because taking backups repeatedly are too tiresome and adds to their frustration as a developer. So, automating [...]

Saheetha Shameer 3:00 am

Setup Hot Backups of MySQL with Percona Xtrabackup on Ubuntu

When backing up a database, you generally don't want to stop the database. Because if you stop it, your application will become unavailable. But if you do not stop it, your backup might end up inconsistent and useless, due to [...]

Mihajlo Milenovic 3:00 am

How to Setup Centralized Backup Server with Amanda On CentOS 7

Amanda Client

Amanda (Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver) is the most popular open source backup and recovery software in the world that protects more than a million servers and desktops running various versions of Linux, UNIX, BSD, Mac OS-X and Microsoft [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Setup GMVault Gmail Backup on Ubuntu / CentOS

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GMVault is a user friendly cross-platform and very lightweight command-line tool that setup most of the necessary rich features to backup and restore your gmail account. You can download it for free and install it on your computer using CLI. [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

Easy Backup, Restore and Migrate Containers in Docker

Restoring Docker Tarball

Today we'll learn how we can easily backup, restore and migrate docker containers out of the box. Docker is an open source platform that automates the deployment of applications with fast and easy way to pack, ship and run it under [...]

Arun Pyasi 3:00 am

Shell Script to Backup Files / Directories Using rsync

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This article we bring shell scripts to backup your files / directories from you local linux machine to a remote linux server using rsync command. This would be an interactive way to perform backup , where you need to provide [...]

Yevhen Duma 5:00 am

DD Utility - Easily Backup and Restore Disk Image Files In Ubuntu

DD Restore

The legacy DD is a command line utility for UNIX like operating systems. DD stands for Data Description and the utility empowers the user to copy and convert files but it is a command line utility without any Graphical User [...]

Aun Raza 6:00 am

Duplicati - An Open Source Powerful Free Backup Tool

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Duplicati is an open source free backup program that creates backups with the ability to store them securely encrypted, incremental and compressed on cloud storage services and remote file servers. At the moment it has the ability to work with [...]

Adrian Dinu 11:00 am

Systemback - Simple way to Backup/Restore your Linux System

systeback live system

Systemback makes it easy to create backups of system and users configuration files. In case of problems you can easily restore the previous state of the system. There are extra features like system copying, system installation and Live system creation. [...]

Adrian Dinu 11:00 am

How to Backup MySQL Database using Bash Script

Regular backup of mysql databases are also as important as backing up your code. So I wrote this script to backup all of my databases on local disk. I then added gzip to compress the sql file to save disk [...]

Deep 4:46 am

Shell Script : Backup MySql Databases In Compressed Format

This shell script will create dump of all databases from mysql server. Allow system administrator to have backups of all databases. The output would be in a tar.gz zipped format. Script is using mysqldump and tar command for this purpose. [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 9:14 am