[Mageia-discuss] Backup question

Phil phil_lor at bigpond.com
Sun Apr 8 08:25:41 CEST 2012

On 07/04/12 20:24, Marc Paré wrote:
> Hi Phil,
> Le 2012-04-06 19:10, Phil a écrit :
>> Hello,
>> I've been happy with Backup Drake, which doesn't seem to be available
>> through the Mageia repositories, ever since Mandrake 7.1. I see there
>> are several backup utilities available, what do other users recommend
>> for the home hobbyist?
> I use LuckyBackup which is found on the Mageia repositories. The version
> in MCC is 0.4.6 but it was recently updated to v.0.4.7 on the
> LuckyBackup website.[1] I installed this latest version by downloading
> the Mandriva 10.1 64bit version and it seems to be working fine so far.
> It uses the standard rsync for backing up but has a nice GUI and it does
> pretty well all types of backups that you would want to do. You just
> have to play around with it a bit to appreciate all of its settings.

Thanks Marc,

I've installed and run Luckybackup, it works well.


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