The app-backup category contains tools for performing backups of data, including both full and incremental backups, as well as backups to other media (CD-R, Tape, etc.).

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amanda The Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver
backintime A simple backup system inspired by TimeVault and FlyBack, with a GUI for GNOME and KDE4
backup-manager Backup Manager is a command line backup tool for GNU/Linux
backupninja lightweight, extensible meta-backup system
backuppc A high-performance system for backing up computers to a server's disk
bacula Featureful client/server network backup suite
bareos Featureful client/server network backup suite
boxbackup A completely automatic on-line backup system
burp Network backup and restore client and server for Unix and Windows
ccollect (pseudo) incremental backup with different exclude lists using hardlinks and rsync
cdbackup Allows streaming backup utilities to dump/restore from CD-R(W)s or DVD(+/-RW)s
cdbkup performs full/incremental backups of local/remote filesystems onto CD-R(W)s
cpdup A comprehensive filesystem mirroring program
dar A full featured backup tool, aimed for disks (floppy,CDR(W),DVDR(W),zip,jazz etc.)
deja-dup Simple backup tool using duplicity back-end
dirvish Dirvish is a fast, disk based, rotating network backup system
duplicity Secure backup system using gnupg to encrypt data
duply A shell frontend for duplicity
flexbackup Flexible backup script using perl
fsarchiver Flexible filesystem archiver for backup and deployment tool
furball A handy backup script utilizing tar
hdup Hdup is backup program using tar, find, gzip/bzip2, mcrypt and ssh
holland Holland Core Plugins
holland-backup-example Holland Example Plugin
holland-backup-mysql-lvm Holland MySQL with LVM Plugin
holland-backup-mysql-meta Holland MySQL
holland-backup-mysqldump Holland mysqldump Plugin
holland-backup-mysqlhotcopy Holland MySQL (MyISAM) Hotcopy Plugin
holland-backup-pgdump Holland pgdump Plugin
holland-backup-random Holland Random Plugin
holland-backup-sqlite Holland sqlite Plugin
holland-lib-common Holland Core Library
holland-lib-lvm Holland LVM Library
holland-lib-mysql Holland MySQL Library
kbackup KBackup is a program that lets you back up any directories or files
luckybackup Powerful and flexible backup (and syncing) tool, using RSync and Qt4
mirdir Mirdir allows to synchronize two directory trees in a fast way
mylvmbackup mylvmbackup is a tool for quickly creating backups of MySQL server's data files using LVM snapshots
obnam A backup program that supports encryption and deduplication
pdumpfs a daily backup system similar to Plan9's dumpfs
qt4-fsarchiver Qt4 frontend for fsarchiver
rdiff-backup Local/remote mirroring+incremental backup
rdumpfs a rsync-based dump file system backup tool
rear Fully automated disaster recovery, suppors broad variety of backup strategies and scenarios.
reoback Reoback Backup Solution
rsnapshot A filesystem backup utility based on rsync
sarab SaraB is a powerful and automated backup scheduling system based on DAR
simplebackup Cross-platform backup program
snapback2 Routines for support of rsync-based snapshot backup
snapper Command-line program for btrfs and ext4 snapshot management
spideroak-bin An easy, secure and consolidated free online backup, storage, access and sharing system
tarsnap Online backups for the truly paranoid
tob A general driver for making and maintaining backups
tsm Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) Backup/Archive (B/A) Client and API
vzdump A utility to make consistent snapshots of running OpenVZ containers


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