backing up windows files to linux host
brianhks at activeclickweb.com
Mon Apr 21 13:38:45 MDT 2008
I've set up rsync on a windows box, once upon a time. I would highly
recommend rsync for what you are doing. It can be a little tricky if you
are not going to install the whole cygwin monty, but it can be done.
On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 1:15 PM, Greg Warner <gdwarner at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a dreamhost account that has 500gb+ of space to which I'd like to
> backup the contents of my "My Documents" folder on a windows machine.
> Currently, I'm using the scripting features of WinSCP to do it. It works
> well, but the connection drops randomly at times (usually in the middle of
> large file), it makes no attempt to automatically reconnect, and when I
> reconnect manually it doesn't really pick up where it left off. (I'm not
> sure if it will ever go back and finish the file).
> I've also read of cwRsync as being a viable option.
> Anybody have any experience with this?
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