[oclug]scp to backup?
milan.budimirovic at sympatico.ca
Wed Nov 6 22:57:43 EST 2002
On Wed, 2002-11-06 at 22:07, Michael P. Soulier wrote:
> On 06/11/02 Bob Lockie did speaketh:
> > I'm thinking of using scp to backup the contents of a machine.
> > Is that unreasonable?
> I'd say so, since scp will copy everything regardless of whether it's
> changed or not. I recommend rsync instead.
Or tar. Just use the "--rsh-command=/usr/bin/ssh" option.
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