Changes between Version 6 and Version 7 of backup


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Oct 6, 2014 11:58:53 AM (5 years ago)
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knpa
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    99We therefore have our own scripts to backup things nightly to a different server.
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     11=== NEODC ===
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     13Once flights are archived with NEODC, we omit them from the mirroring script. However, we still keep a local copy, on the same disk as the current data. It is also still backedup
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     16=== Back-up locations ===
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    1118There are two types of back-up:
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    15222. Record of past changes:[[BR]]This is located at ~arsf/backups/rdiff_backup/. This hold a record of changes to small files (anything under 1MB I think). This way, we can recover changes to text files e.g. configs, made weeks or months ago. We can also find out the details of how something was processed by looking here. The rsync related comman `rdiff` is used to create these. Each flight is in a different folder. The past changes are help in ~arsf/backups/rdiff_backup/<flight_dir>/rdiff-backup-data/. To recover the changes, please see documentation on rdiff.
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     24=== Back-up Scripts ===
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    1726All backups are performed by the script at:
     
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    2433The crontab is currently set up on gridmaster3 to run at 4am every morning.
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    26 === NEODC ===
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    28 Once flights are archived with NEODC, we omit them from the mirroring script. However, we still keep a local copy, on the same disk as the current data. It is also still backedup
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