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[rdiff-backup-users] Re: Re: Remote backup server without root and rdiff
[rdiff-backup-users] Re: Re: Remote backup server without root and rdiff-backup?
Thu, 07 Oct 2004 10:07:04 +0200
Keith Edmunds wrote:
> On Wed, 06 Oct 2004 13:51:56 +0200
> Jens Benecke <address@hidden> wrote:
>> btw: I just found out about SHFS. (http://shfs.sf.net) It lets you mount
>> directories via SSH. It performs quite well (~1-2MB/s) so it might be
>> suitable for remote rdiff-backup where only SSH access is possible.
> Er, that's what rdiff-backup does anyway (backups requiring only ssh
Really? It doesn't require Python and rdiff-backup on the target side?
Because that's what is NOT installed on our backup server (on which I don't
I could theoretically install a statically compiled python2.2 binary and
rdiff-backup on the backup server but I think that's too much of a hassle
and would only provoke more problems.
> Oh, and shfs is fine for LAN, interactive use, but I wouldn't use
> it over unattended WAN links (too unreliable).
Yup, the backup server is on the same LAN as the backup client is. That is
not a problem. But shfs is buggy anyway, it seems (see other post).
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