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Backup to another server without cpanel

Discussion in 'Data Protection' started by ASTRAPI, Jul 21, 2014.

  1. ASTRAPI

    ASTRAPI Well-Known Member

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    Hi

    I need to transfer all the cpanel backups to another linux server (without cpanel there) and i want your opinion on what is the best way to do it?

    Also maybe i will have a problem on crons as the cpanel backup creates a new date folder and this new is the only one that i want to transfer and not the old ones again and again...

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    rsync should do that job easily.
     
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    Yes i was thinking to use rsync but in my backup folder i am getting a new date folder for the new backup and this new folder is the only folder that i want to use but how can i tell to rsync to backup the new folder only?

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    rsync -au /backup/`date +%Y-%m-%d`/* remote_server:/directory
     
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    Does that get only the current day that this cron run?

    `date +%Y-%m-%d`
     
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