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backup-takedown - Bring some system services down for backups

BACKUP-TAKEDOWN(1) Chiark-backup BACKUP-TAKEDOWN(1)

NAME

backup-takedown - Bring some system services down for backups

SYNOPSIS

backup-takedown [freq]
 

DESCRIPTION

`backup-takedown' is for running a reduced level of system services during backups. To use this command you need to configure init by setting up runlevel 5 to provide the level of services you want, and to run backup-driver automatically on entering runlevel 5.

OPTIONS

freq
`freq' may be `now', `soon' or nothing depending on the number of warning messages desired - these correspond to warnings.* files.

FILES

/etc/chiark-backup/warnings.*
Files specifying what number and frequency of warnings will be produced.
/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