[Digikam-users] Best way to back up pictures to a usb 2.0 drive
n.vilars at free.fr
Sun Nov 5 09:10:57 GMT 2006
> In my opinion, the best way to backup anything anywhere is rsync (even
> on a local mount)
I use rdiff-backup which does local/remote mirror and incremental
backup. (and thus you can even restore a deleted picture even after a sync)
I am currently using it with a external USB 2 drives and it works. (It
just needs to be mounted)
I wrote a script to automate the process as well.
> 2006/11/2, Richard E Miles < r.godzilla at comcast.net
> <mailto:r.godzilla at comcast.net>>:
> On Thu, 2 Nov 2006 11:05:08 +0100
> Carles Company Soler < carles at companysoler.cat
> <mailto:carles at companysoler.cat>> wrote:
> > A Dimecres 01 Novembre 2006 22:46, Richard E Miles va escriure:
> > > I would like to back up my pictures on a USB 2.0 external
> hardrive. What
> > > would be the best way to do this?
> > I do it using Unison (http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~bcpierce/unison/
> Thanks for the info. I'll give it a try after Cristmas as I asked
> for a usb 2.o hard drive.
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