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This is a small script I use to make regular backups of my config-files.

Add /home/user/.ssh to the backup-list at <XDG_CONF>/AllTheDots/savelist.txt:

$ atd add /home/user/.ssh

Copy all files in the backup-list via rsync:

$ atd backup user@hostname:/data/backups

ATD uses rsync to make a copy of all files and dirs in the backup-list to the specified target. The full path is preserved. This means this two commands would create a backup of /home/user/.ssh in /data/backups/home/user/.ssh at the specified machine. The backup can be made using any rsync compatible destination.

FYI: The rsync command used by the script is:

$ rsync -arvPh --delete-delay --update --files-from $BACKUPLIST / $TARGET


0.1.5 (2016-01-24)

  • Next travis test. [Christian Jurke]
  • Use rst instead of markdown. [Christian Jurke]

0.1.3 (2016-01-24)

  • Adding true script. [Christian Jurke]

0.1.2 (2016-01-24)

  • Added pypi deploy. [Christian Jurke]

  • Adding empty req-file. [Christian Jurke]

  • Adding travis file. [Christian Jurke]

  • Merge branch ‘master’ of [Christian Jurke]

    # Conflicts: #

  • Bugfix: Files might be recognized as parents. [Christian Jurke]

    /home/user/foo was recognized as parent of /home/user/foobar Therefore only /home/user/foo was saved. Fixed.

  • Bugfix: Config dir is created directly in home. [Christian Jurke]

  • Readme added. [Christian Jurke]

  • Feature: Changed CLI and added backup via rsync. [Christian Jurke]

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