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backup-driver - entry point for cron or inittab to start backups

BACKUP-DRIVER(1) Chiark-backup BACKUP-DRIVER(1)

NAME

backup-driver - entry point for cron or inittab to start backups

SYNOPSIS

backup-driver [-test]
 

DESCRIPTION

`backup-driver' is the script to actually run to do a backup. It assumes that it is being run from cron or inittab unless passed the `test' option

OPTIONS

-test
Do not attempt to use backup-bringup to change runlevel. Use this argument when running backup-driver from the command line.

FILES

/etc/chiark-backup/settings.pl
Configuration file for the whole of chiark-backup

AUTHOR

This Manual page was written by Matthew Vernon <matthew@debian.org> but may be used by anyone. Copyright (C) 1997-1998,2000-2001 Ian Jackson <ian@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
 
Copyright (C) 1999 Peter Maydell <pmaydell@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
 
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
July 2003 Debian