One of my favorite OSS tools is BURP (short for BackUp and Restore Program). Backup is perhaps the single most important task you must deal with when working with It systems and data.
On my server i have several Linux Vservers running. This works really well, but i am missing some sort of fail-over. I have read articles about drdb8 and active-passive setups, but I don’t want something to complicated. To solve my problem, I have written a small script to rsync a vserver remotely. The script will be … [Read more…]