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Archivist for YunoHost

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Install Archivist with YunoHost

Lire ce readme en français.

This package allows you to install Archivist quickly and simply on a YunoHost server. If you don't have YunoHost, please consult the guide to learn how to install it.


Archivist is an automatic backup system for your server.
It able to makes backups of your YunoHost core and your apps by using the YunoHost backup command.
It can also makes backups of specified directories.
Your backups can be send to many other places, local or distant.
Archivist is automatically launched periodicaly to update your backups and send the modifications to the other places.

Shipped version: 1.3.3~ynh1

Disclaimers / important information


The configuration of archivist can be changed in the file /opt/yunohost/archivist/Backup_list.conf
Please read the documentation about the configuration of archivist for more informations.


  • Encfs, which be used to encrypt the data, is not fully secured.
    Have a look to the security audit to have more informations.

Documentation and resources

Developer info

Please send your pull request to the testing branch.

To try the testing branch, please proceed like that.

sudo yunohost app install --debug
sudo yunohost app upgrade archivist -u --debug

More info regarding app packaging: