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bareos-fd - Bareos's File Daemon

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NAME

bareos-fd - Bareos's File Daemon

SYNOPSIS

bareos-fd [options]
 

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the bareos command.
 
Bareos's File Daemon acts as the interface between the Bareos network backup system and the filesystems to be backed up: it is responsible for reading/writing/verifying the files to be backup'd/verified/restored. Network transfer can optionally be compressed.

OPTIONS

-b
Enable backup only mode
-c path
Specify the configuration file or directory to use.
-d nn
Set debug level to nn.
-dt
Print timestamp in debug output.
-f
Run in foreground (for debugging).
-g group
Set the group/gid to run as.
-k
Keep readall permission when dropping privileges.
-m
Print kaboom output (for debugging)
-r
Enable restore only mode
-s
No signals (for debugging).
-t
Test the configuration file and report errors.
-u user
Set the username/uid to run as.
-v
Set verbose mode.
-?
Show version and usage of program.

SEE ALSO

bareos-dir(8), bareos-sd(8).
 

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Jose Luis Tallon <jltallon@adv-solutions.net>.
6 December 2009 Kern Sibbald