mlbackup For Mac Publisher's description
from Pepi Zawodsky
mlbackup is a backup script written in bash and uses rsync 3...
mlbackup is a backup script written in bash and uses rsync 3. It is built specially for Mac OS X (Server) and takes care of many of the Mac's special needs. It knows about many file that can be left out in a backup to speed things up and save space. mlbackup is intended for Disk-to-Disk backups. It is possible to pull backups from a remote host using rsync over ssh transport. You need to setup ssh host-key authentication if you want to automate this.
mlbackup comes with it's own rsync 3 which is even faster than the version bundled with Mac OS X. The version of rsync provided with mlbackup is a universal binary that takes care of all Mac OS X Metadata and extended attributes. This rsync 3 version passes all of the Backup-Bouncer tests.
What's New in This Release:
В· An alias named "Latest" is now created after each successful backup pointing to the latest finished backup.
В· Added a new config option $MLcustomRsyncOptions that allows custom and per configuration rsync options to be used. This option is passed after all mlbackup native options and may be suitable to override these.
Improved email messages:
В· The admin email now contains a link to my flattr button to encourage users to make a donation to support further development.
В· The admin email message will now report the start and end timestamps of each backup.
В· The amount of free space on the MLdestPath is now reported in the admin email message.
В· Configfile, backup source and destination are now reported in the admin email message.
В· When reporting that there are ERROR backups the destination path is now added to the Admin Email.
В· Report Emails now will include a human readable error message for fatal and non-fatal errors.
В· Improved wording for debug messages and admin email.
В· Global ex...
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall