Configuration file based file backup

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README.md

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python-backup

Configuration file based file backup

Installation

pip install python-backup

Usage

backup [config-path]

Configuration

python-backup assumes the following folder structure:

/etc/
  backup.d/
    backup.yml
    sources.d/
      *.yml

For examples see the etc folder.

Features

  • rdiff-backup back end
  • Backup dependency chains
  • Multithreaded
  • YAML config files
  • pre/post hooks for each backup job

Known deficiencies

  • Infinity loops from bad dependency chains