- Creates Tarsnap archives in standard formats - nightly and adhoc.
- Expires backups after time specified in the configuration file.
Configuration is a simplified YAML as provided by Gypsy.
The path to the tarsnap binary. Defaults to /usr/local/bin/tarsnap.
Arguments to be passed to tarsnap. Parameters (starting with a dash) must be quoted in double-quotes. Quotes will be removed prior to execution.
Path to a file which contains files/directories to be excluded from backup.
Directories to be backed up.
The number of weeks to retain nightly backups.
The number of months to retain monthly backups.
Whether to enable expiring of backups. Disabled by default.
TarsnapBin: /usr/bin/tarsnap TarsnapArgs: - "--quiet" ExcludeFile: /etc/tarsnap.exclude BackupDirs: - /etc - /var/log KeepWeeks: 5 KeepMonths: 24 ExpireBackups: true