I was sure this topic would've been beat to death and maybe it has been, but I couldn't find any relevant threads via the search function. I'm looking for an automated full site backup solution. I am using cpanel and have been looking at services such as backomatic etc. but like most computer services it seems to be a quagmire with many options, and many decisions to make.
While creating incremental backups is relatively simple (and can be automated, e.g. via rdiff-backup), in order to access a specific state of a file one first has to manually restore the backup, which is both not-simple and tedious if you need to browse through multiple states. So is there a FUSE which allows to transparently access previous states e.g.
Creating MySQL Backups With AutoMySQLBackup On Ubuntu 9.10
is a shell script that lets you take daily, weekly and monthly backups
of your MySQL databases using mysqldump. It can back up multiple
databases, compress the backups, back up remote databases, and email
the logs. This tutorial explains how to install and use it on an Ubuntu
I making backups with Directadmin to another server, but those backups doesn't cover my needs.
The directadmin backups overwrite the old backups, I would like to have more advanced backups.
With more advanced backups I mean that I should have a longer history. But how to?