How to version control /etc directory in Linux
Aug 11, 2013, 06:00 (1 Talkback[s])
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In a server environment, it is wise to back up various server configurations in /etc directory regularly, to save trouble from any accidental changes in the directory, or re-installation of necessary packages. Better yet, it is a good idea to ???version control??? everything in /etc directory. This tutorial describes how to version control /etc directory in Linux with etckeeper.