Kategoriearchive: Backup


ISPConfig – Mailbackup 21

In the current version of ISPConfig backups are available only for websites and databases. This is a backport from the devel-version for the next major release. How it works The backups of emails work like the backup of websites or databases. Under the respective mailbox is a new tab named […]


gpg: decryption failed: No secret key 2

When decrypt a gpp-file (gpg-d file.gpg> file) i got the error-message “gpg: decryption failed: No secret key”. It’s funny, the key is certainly there. A simple chmod o + rw $ (tty) has helped. Apparently gpg has inside the su environment a few problems. Sure, you can also set the […]


using ncftp-client for background ftp-transfers

I use for my ftp backups always ncftspooler. It´s a part of NcFTP Clients, which runs as a daemon und moves on request files to ftp-server. The installation is very simple: wget ftp://ftp.ncftp.com/ncftp/ncftp-3.2.5-src.tar.bz2 tar xfj ncftp-3.2.5-src.tar.bz2 cd ncftp-3.2.5 ./configure make make install mkdir /root/.ncftp mkdir /root/.ncftp/spool To start ncftpspool simply […]


rsnapshot remote

To save my data i use locally and remotely besides ftp backups rsnapshot. Thus, the data of the server are backed up every 2 hours on the disc. For a conventional backup it´s not enough – is the disk or the server off, then the backups are gone. But changes […]


ISPConfig – Backup per Client 2

If you backup the e-mails on a server in a complete archive and then want to extract only a single mailbox or even a few emails back, you will be happy if the archive has a only few MB. The same applies for web domains or database (here is a […]


Install Hetzner with own Image 2

It’s been a very good thing that the installimage from Hetzner can also be accessed with its own image. Therefore I create on demand from a server an image and save it in the backup space from Hetzner and / or on a different server. Please note, that the image […]