bkup the old files

find <dir> -type f -mtime +<days> -exec scp -r {} [email protected]:/data/bkup \;
U have to make key exchange in order to avoid continuous password prompt.
Sample Output
[[email protected] ~]# find /home/ -type f -mtime +30 -exec scp -r {} [email protected]:/data/bkup \;
.bash_history                                 100%  639     0.6KB/s   00:00
saved_state                                   100%   41KB  41.4KB/s   00:00

By: rbattu
2009-02-12 07:43:29

What Others Think

tar -zcps -X
zb · 595 weeks and 3 days ago
hm tar -zcps -X
zb · 595 weeks and 3 days ago
there is bug tar -zcps \ -X \
zb · 595 weeks and 3 days ago

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