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by kimba
Wed Nov 12, 2014 7:49 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
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Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

I have now attempted to create a utility script which can be used to perform a standard backup (using rsync) with more error handling than before. I have also added the possibility to optionally compress the image after backup, as well as abilities to mount and unmount the image (and in theory any ...
by kimba
Mon Nov 10, 2014 1:48 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 90868

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

thanks jinx!
I will test it out over the weekends and let you know if it works.
by kimba
Fri Nov 07, 2014 2:23 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 90868

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

Here's an alternative method of backing up. Instead of doing a binary copy of the complete SD Card, including unused sectors, this method creates an empty image replica of the SD Card, mounts this as a "filesystem in a file" and uses rsync to dynamically mirror the contents of the SD Card to the im...

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