Tag: backup

diskdump (dd) on Mac OS X Lion 10.7.2

Just a short notice: After 2 month my MacBook Pro hard drive crashed. (its always good to have a backup 😉 ) I just got it back pre-installed. To save this image I just entered “recovery mode” opened a Terminal…

tar via SSH

How to backup files over ssh ? A nice way of backuping files from one machine to an other is a zipped tar file transferred via ssh. # tar zcvf – /var/www | ssh root@backupserver “cat /backup/www-backup.tar.gz” Your output will…