[kwlug-disc] big backup?
andrew at andrewmercer.net
Wed Mar 6 11:17:49 EST 2013
You are probably mostly concerned with network bandwidth getting
saturated during the day, correct? If that is the case then I don't
think nice/ionice will help as they will set priority for processes on
how much CPU and disk they have access to. Why don't you ship a hard
drive with next day service to the client and get them to ship it back
On 2013-03-06 10:59, Joe Wennechuk wrote:
> what about ionice? would this help me run it all day instead of just
> night time?
>> To: kwlug-disc at kwlug.org
>> Date: Wed, 6 Mar 2013 10:01:50 -0500
>> From: andrew at andrewmercer.net
>> Subject: Re: [kwlug-disc] big backup?
>> I believe if an rsync processes is killed it will pick up where it
>> the next time the command is run again, but you may want to use the
>> --partial option. You could also suspend the running job into the
>> background (ctrl+z) and resume it the next night with fg (run the
>> command to see your suspended job).
>> On 2013-03-06 09:53, Joe Wennechuk wrote:
>> > I have to do some remote backups some are around 220 Gb. How would
>> > rsync them over consecutive nights from 8pm - 6am.
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