On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 02:40:21PM +0100, Jos Chrispijn wrote: > > Just having made a backup script that should take care of nocturnal > backup of my mySQL data from one server to my backup server. > > cd /backup > DATE=`date "+%d%m%y"` > DIR=backup.$DATE > > /letc/rc.d/mysql-server stop ^^^^ > rsync -avpog /var/db/mysql //r...@10.10.10.50:123/usr/backup/$DATE/ > /letc/rc.d/mysql-server start ^^^^ > > It goes wrong when I run the rsync line; I run my backup thru port 123 > (can be any portnumber). > 10.10.10.50 is backup server on which I want to logon as root; during > script run I will fill out root password myself. > > Can someone hint me in the right direction? rsync deamon is running. > > Jos Chrispijn
Your script looks like it's got some typos in it (marked above). Don't think that has anything to do with your problems by the sounds of it. Regards, -- Frank Contact info: http://www.shute.org.uk/misc/contact.html _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"