Roger Merritt <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > This is helpful. I have a similar, but somewhat more complex > problem. I want to backup the entire /usr/home directory to another > machine on the network. FTP has not been disabled (yet) and I have > NcFTP installed. ssh is also set up between the two machines, so scp > is available. The first machine has very little disk space available, > so I don't think I can tar the directory tree on the native > machine. I've also installed the rsync port. I don't have a time > problem, I could leave the job running overnight. > > Any suggestions or recommendations would be welcome.
Doesn't sound very complex to me. Something like tar -cf - /path/to/back/up |ssh other-host 'cat > new.tar' will do it. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"