[PC-BSD Testing] life preserver

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Thu Feb 4 03:20:15 PST 2010

On 01/15/2010 13:59, Dru Lavigne wrote:
> Feature request: add description of "backup" to Life Preserver in Kickoff menu (so new users will find it in a search)


> Are there any docs/how-tos yet for life preserver?

Not as of yet, I need to write them on the wiki still, haven't had a 
chance :(

> Does life preserver back up the entire system or just the user's home directory? Looking at rsync-excludes, it looks like (most of) the whole system.. Should power-users add to this file if they want to backup less?
> Cheers,
> Dru

Correct, if you wish to exclude something specifically thats the place 
to do it. After 8.0 is released though I plan on doing some more work on 
this tool so you can assign excludes to each backup, etc.


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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