How to set up a cross-platform backup server on Linux with BackupPC

When it comes to backup, I’d rather have too much than not enough, because if the need arises, you will be grateful that you took the time and effort to generate extra copies of your important data. In this post, I will introduce you to BackupPC, a cross-platform backup server software which can perform pull backup of Linux, Windows and MacOS client hosts over network. BackupPC adds a number of features that make managing backups an almost fun thing to do.