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Debian VPS server - backup

I'm trying to backup my VPS-server (debian) to new Router FTP server. Past (stable backup to my PC): I had backup of my VPS-server to my home-PC over Internet. I used "Filesystem Backup" with ...
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FTP Backup Site minus one directory

I am backing up a site including a huge cache folder use SFTP (FileZilla).I do not really need to backup the wp-cache directory, but do not want to get rid off it either atm. Is there a way to use ...
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How to use an FTP server as backup space for Windows Server 2012

I wanted to use an FTP location as backup for scheduled Windows Server 2012 Backup. I can't make it work because Windows refuses to accept the network location as drive. Even with "FTPUse" (socket ...
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Faster way to mirror a FTP site

I am currently using wget -m to mirror a remote FTP but the speed suck, what are the good alternative (command) so we can parallel to download in order to boost the speed up?
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606 views

Backup script to FTP with timed subfolders

I want to make a backup script, that makes a .tar.gz of a folder I define, say fx /root/tekkit/world This .tar.gz file should then be uploaded to a FTP server, named by the time it was uploaded, ...
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178 views

Windows Server 2008 Remote/FTP Backup

I'm using Windows Server 2008, and have the requirement to backup system state and data to a remote location. What's the best way to do this, unfortunately it appears Windows Server Backup doesn't ...
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Backing up Systems Locally and Offsite

I have 25 computers in a business office that right now are being backed up locally to a server. I want to also back these systems up to a remote server. Is their an ideal way to do this? My biggest ...
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415 views

pipe from tar to ftp

I have ftp access to a server I do not control. I'd like to start sending archives of my server's FS to that ftp. The problem is I don't have enough free space on my system to create a backup archive ...
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Backup website without direct SQL access and only FTP access

A website I've been helping out with is hosted on a web host (not my choice) that only provide FTP to files (no shell access) and the database can only be accessed from the host itself or phpMyAdmin. ...
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219 views

Command line FTP remote backup

I have a ftp upload script correctly working on a desktop machine. After moving everything on a Windows Server 2008 R2 it does not work. Should I change the Firewall settings to be able to do the ...
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How to schedule a backup in Plesk for Database and configuration?

I like to make a scheduled backup in plesk 10.4. My target is to Take the backup of Database and configuration and put in the FTP location. I dont see any option in backup manager in plesk. Any ...
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FTP Directory with over 3 million files. Suggestions?

I've inherited an Ubuntu Server that is running an instance of Red5 which is storing the streams in a single directory. The streams directory has grown to over 3 million files, and the drive is ...
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Sync Local Folder to FTP

I'm looking for an app I can put on my local server that will take files from C:\Source to a folder on my remote FTP Server every hour. I was looking at rsync and it looked perfect until it told me I ...
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380 views

duplicity sftp backup encryption

I'm very new to linux and I am running difficulties with duplicity. I am currently trying to create a backup script using duplicity and backing up over sftp and I am not sure if I am already ...
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1answer
85 views

Backup a server to a ftp server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Backup linux to ftp server This scenerio is pretty common, but I have a little problem. My server is old and unless I can find precompiled libs that will work. I tried ...
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149 views

Backup website with SSH to offsite location

I need to backup a website, but I am working within size constraints. I've tried the old tar -cpzf backup.tar.gz * but there isn't enough free space on the host to write the file. I have a few ...
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1answer
561 views

CentOS /sbin/dump to FTP

I want to do full backup of my cloud image to my FTP server by using this command: /sbin/dump -0uan -f - / | gzip -9 How do I send this to FTP server just by adding | ftp ... ?
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862 views

How to dump a mysql database and transfer to remote ftp in one line -for crontab-?

I need to do a weekly backup of a mySQL table and then transfer it to a remote machine using ftp. This is the command I have now in crontab: 0 18 * * 1 /usr/bin/mysqldump --add-drop-table ...
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what ftp server to use for 1 user on Centos

We have a CentOS 5 machine running that gathers backups from a few different places. We rotate backups in a folder for every day of the week. Now we want to pull those backups offline by opening up ...
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Incremental backup up from a remote ftp box to a Windows server

I need to backup a website to a Windows server every week and I only have access to remote FTP. I'd like to use an incremental backup program so that I can just copy the files every week on a schedule ...
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249 views

Appropriate to use www-data over FTP to restore backups?

I have a a script to automatically backup my WordPress database and files, and another to restore them over FTP. I'm setting up the FTP server and trying to decide which user to allow FTP access. I ...
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2k views

How to upload via FTP (or alt.) to AWS S3?

A simple question about Amazon (AWS) S3 storage. Is there any other way to upload data to S3 apart from the web console interface? I have a huge amount of family photos and home videos split into ...
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494 views

Why can my cron job not find a specific command?

I am using duplicity to create nightly backups of my server over FTP. I wrote a script that does both a local and remote backup and logs the output results. When I run this script as the root user, ...
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1answer
533 views

Help on writing Linux script to backup and ftp files to another server

I am using MySQL as the database system for my application on a Linux system. Every week I update the system and take backups (mysqldump) of the databases changed (2 databases). I then .tar.gz them ...
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119 views

What is a good free (or cheap) solution for remote backups on Server 2003

I have been pulling my hair out trying to implement a remote backup solution for my Windows server on very limited resources. My off-site storage is a NAS drive that only has FTP capabilities, not ...
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What is a good free Linux FTP backup solution? [closed]

I have the need for a backup solution that will let me run local incremental backups and then synchronize the backup with a remote folder over FTP. I have found several solutions that would allow me ...
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Automatic Offsite Backups

I run a website which currently hosts approximately 300GB (over 1000 files) of training videos on a shared hosting provider. We increase that by ~50 video files per month (~20GB). Currently our ...
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198 views

Recommend automated night ftp backups for windows machine

My web server was messed up and the host only has a 1 night archive. It took me a day to find the problem so my backup is no help. In order to avoid this in the future I am going to do a nightly ...
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139 views

how to backup mysql db to a ftp

how to backup a mysql database regularly to a ftp server i mention ? Any script for doing so ?
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Removing files on a limit access backup server

I have an account on a backup server but it's full, so I need to clear it. The problem is that It's only accessible via FTP, SFTP and Rsync (no shell) Deleting lots of small files (as in, multiple ...
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Incremental backup of site

I want to make periodical archive of my site. I have lftp script to download site content via ftp to today (date +%Y%m%d) directory. What is best way to make an incremental compressed backup without ...
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How to do automated FTP backups - and how to restore them?

I'm currently using a Virtual Server running Ubuntu Linux. The company hosting it does not do any kind of backups, but they offer me the oppertunity to do backups via FTP. Therefor, I get access to a ...
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272 views

How to download a file from NAS Storage?

I backup my site's database with NAS storage, but now that I need to get some of the files, I realize I don't know how to download them to my desktop. Is there a way to download from FTP or straight ...
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571 views

Backup from multiple FTP folders to local and ZIP

HI, Is there any free / opensource tool that lets you to connect to FTP server and then download files and ZIP to archive them? I like to have codebase backups of multiple FTP sites to different ZIP ...
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What good free software is available for backing up a few PCs?

I have a network of about 30 Windows PCs. What good free software is available that will automatically (scheduled) make backups (not whole HDD but only certain folders) for these PCs and save on a ...
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Backup linux to ftp server

What do you use for backups to ftp server? I've tried the setup with Amanda and virtual tapes on the ftp server mounted with Curlftpfs and I'm not satisfied with it. I just don't feel confident about ...
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Best online backup provider with simple and secure FTP server [closed]

I'm looking to do online backups of some data from a Linux server. The amount of data is pretty small right now and it's unlikely to ever exceed 10 GB or so. I've already got a cron job set up that ...
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206 views

Copy from server to server

I have a site I want to backup online, and I have FTP access. Is there a faster way instead of downloading it to my PC and the reuploading it to the backup server?