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Re: Incremental Backup - Suggestions
--On Thursday, June 03, 2004 7:22 PM +0200 "S.T." <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
I am using ldapsearch daily to export all the LDAP content to a LDIF
file. Since the databases are growing, the ldapsearch is taking more and
more to be completed while affecting LDAP access
performance in a severe way.
So, I would like to know if there is any way of making an 'incremental
backup' from the existing database (e.g. backup
only what has been added starting froma a specific date/tim).
I suggest using slapcat and a compression utility like gzip, and doing full
dumps nightly. LDIF compresses quite well...
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