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REOBack Backup Solution

REOBack Backup Solution (pronounced "Ray-o-back") is a simple backup solution designed for Linux users and system administrators. It is designed to be simple to set up, and easy to use. It is great as a quick solution for those who procrastinate about backups. It supports automatic full/incremental backups of files you define, remote backups via SCP, SMB, NFS, or FTP, as well as auto deletion of old backups.

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Recent releases

  •  24 Mar 2002 03:18

    Release Notes: A fix for the directory permissions problem when restoring backups, a fix for a problem when backing up the root directory, fixing the "rename" code to use "move" to work across filesystems, automatically creating directories from settings.conf if they do not exist (parent directories are created if necessary), removal of large (> 2GB) archives even if Perl does not have large file support, a fix for a bug with checking for the last modification time for symbolic links, support for Perl regular expressions (wild cards) for Skip: directives, and much more.

    •  21 Aug 2001 21:56

      Release Notes: Checking before using Net::FTP to prevent errors, a fix for the version string within code, and a patch file to avoid having to download the whole package again.

      •  20 Aug 2001 09:58

        Release Notes: Initial public release. Configuration file is now passed as a parameter to, that way it can be used dynamically by many users on one system. Added functionality to define individual archives by defining them in a central location, i.e. files.cfg. See documentation on formatting. Depreciated support for individual MySQL and PostGreSQL backups. All backups are now defined in a user supplied file like "files.cfg". Allowed for a more flexible and simpler backup files list.


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