Incremental backup tool
'duplicity' is an incremental backup tool that backs up files and directories by building tar-format volumes and uploading them to a file server. By default, these volumes will be GPG encrypted, although simple gzipping is also supported. It supports local, FTP, and ssh/scp back-ends. Because it uses librsync, archives only record the parts of files that have changed since the last backup. It supports deleted files, full Unix permissions, directories, symbolic links, and fifos, but currently not hard links.
released on 31 December 2016
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||22 July 2003|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?group=duplicity|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://savannah.nongnu.org/cvs/?group=duplicity|
|Source requirement||Python 2.2 or later|
|Source requirement||librsync 0.9.5.1 or later|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 March 2017.
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