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Set Up Rsnapshot, Archiving Of Snapshots And Backup Of MySQL Databases On Debian

Jan 11, 2013, 13:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nedim Hadzimahmutovic)

This howto will show you how to install and set up Rsnapshot, enable archiving of snapshots and how to back up MySQL databases on Debian. Rsnapshot is a filesystem snapshot utility for making backups of local and remote systems. Using rsync and hard links, it is possible to keep multiple, full backups instantly available. The disk space required is just a little more than the space of one full backup, plus incrementals.

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