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Setting up Debian server for remote backups

I am running a Debian Wheezy server at home, and am offering an organization to let them do rsync backups to their own folder on my system. I created the unique user for them, and got a strong ...
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mount webdav partition with davfs2 hidden dotFile rsync buffer

I have a webdav server with 39GB of files. Inside this partition I have some dotfiles (e.g .file.pdf) for security policy the user can't delete or open the hidden file. For this reason when I launch ...
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Rsync Remote To Local Issue

I was wondering if I could get some help with this rsync command. I am trying to copy files from a remote system by running rsync on the local system. Here is my command: /usr/bin/rsync -avz ...
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rsync - resume broken transfer (idea of rsync)

I have remote stations that collect data from sensors (ARM Debian) and transfers sets of data (about 1.1 MB) every 15 minutes (server is full Debian). On one station GSM reception is poor and standard ...
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498 views

Rsync out of memory

I'm using a VPS (running Debian) with 512mb RAM. I'm trying to copy some file locally on the server with rsync, but it fails fast with this message: rsync: writefd_unbuffered failed to write 5 bytes ...
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how to have rsync only work on file and not directory

I would like to mirror only specific files (for example *.jpg), but rsync creates empty directories on the destination host that don't have any *.jpg files in them. My syntax is: rsync -arv ...
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639 views

Drive cloning with Rsync

I would like to mirror (clone) my TV harddrive to my TVbackup harddrive daily. I don’t want to use RAID, and currently, both drives are in the same computer (this will change in the future). In order ...
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Auto sync two folders in my home folder

I'm running Debian and I want to automatically sync changes made in one folder to another folder. Both folders are sub folders of my home folder. This just needs to be one way sync. I have looked at ...
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609 views

How to avoid duplicates when copying files that have been renamed at the destination

I have to get pictures from a folder – with subfolders which are updated automatically – with their extensions. These files have to be copied in a folder where a website based on PHP will edit them ...
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Debian: rsync and cp is corrupting contents of CSV files

I have a weird problem. I wrote a script that scans a directory on a samba share (a OpenSUSE server on the LAN) and uses cp to copy certain CSV files to the local Debian server web root at /var/www. ...