It’s just like this. I will try to explain myself with an example.
duplicifs multiple backup and create a file named
The backup will contain only files listed inside
/etc/backup-data/duplicifs.include, except the global excludes.
If we create a file named
/etc/backup-data/duplicifs.exclude, list of exclude files is read only from this file.
Why this implementation? Because it’s very flexible and allow the creation of backups with limited data set.
You can have the single backup saving everything, and a new
mailbackup which backups only the mail every hour.
To achieve this you need to create two files:
/etc/backup-data/backup.includewhich contains only:
- an empty
If something is still unclear, please ask!