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Postby Terw on Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:00 am

Hello
Is there any good online backup services that works well with Linux (Auto sync)..?
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Re: Online backup

Postby CavalierBob on Mon Jul 14, 2008 9:06 pm

Jungle Disk and the Amazon S3 service looks like it would do what you want.

Jungle Disk: http://www.jungledisk.com/index.aspx

Amazon S3: http://www.amazon.com/gp/browse.html?node=16427261

Jungle Disk is not open source, through inexpensive ($20). It does store the data on S3 in a proprietary format (as I understand it).

S3sync is a Ruby script that can use the S3 service. Looks like a bit more work to use, but not that difficult. Not open source either, but free as in beer.

http://s3sync.net/wiki

A HOWTO using s3sync:

http://blog.eberly.org/2006/10/09/how-a ... ng-s3sync/

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