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rsync synchronizing files only without creating folders on destination

Is it possible with rsync to not create directories on destination? MY SOURCE: a/ a/x.txt b/ b/y.txt b/c/g.txt MY WANTED DESTINATION: d/x.txt d/y.txt d/g.txt Is there any way to do this with ...
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move files/directories with similar names, matching rule

We were moving about 4TB of files to a Windows Server08R2 from a Mac Sever. A lot of the filenames wouldn't go because of incompatible characters. We ran a renaming tool to fix the problem and copied ...
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Looking for suitable backup solution Mac OS X to offsite Centos 6 server 1TB of working data

I'll start by saying what we have in place currently: On site file server (Mac OS X Server) that is used by GFX designers and they have a working 1TB of data. Offsite server with 2TB available ...
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Amazon EC2 + EBS:: Regular backup plan?

I have read some articles about amazon ec2 instances and ebs. I found out that, the data on the instance are not persistent, which means, if the hardware fails, instance shut down, I will lost my ...
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Any cloud storage for backups (upload by passing a http-link)

We have our backups available via direct http and we are serching for a cloud provider with a feature: We should give a backup http or ftp link to it`s control panel or api and it should upload this ...
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website backup: database content reliably matching static content without downtime?

If the server fries and all you have is your last backup, you at least want it to be congruent in itself / of high integrity. Well, I do. What I am worried about is that without downtime, one faces a ...
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How can i make a tar of selective file type under a directory

I want to take backup of selective files say *.py under a directory. How can i do that? Please help me to achieve it.
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File (FRM) not found? Cant view the tables?

I have 2 version of database backup. Mysqldump > db_backup.sql & FRM files (tables files) The db_backup.sql file is corrupted; it is 0 KB. I think I can't help with it anymore. Now I ...
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Limiting size on transaction log file

I am running out of space on my C disk. How do I a) reduce the size of the current log b) put a limit on it so it won't happen again. Thanks! EDIT: I have changed my backup mode from full to ...
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UNIX/Linux sparse files — in use? How do you handle these?

Since the beginning the standard UNIX/Linux systems support sparse files, this is a file which contains unused space that is unallocated until needed. To review, to generate via a C program: create a ...
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Operating System Files

Consider the scenario of an admin wanting to perform a backup of operating system files. Question: Does the windir (i.e. "C:\Windows") contain only operating system files / information about OS? Can ...