[nycbug-talk] Setting up a FreeBSD "backup" box

Matt Juszczak matt at atopia.net
Tue Dec 9 11:19:39 EST 2008

> Have you considered installing rsyncd on each of the clients machines
> and then having your backup server pull from the clients?
> This eliminates all the issues with having to setup logins for everyone.
> On top of that, if the number of clients grow to the point where a
> single
> server can't keep up, it becomes easier to spread the job among multiple
> servers.

Yep, we considered the pull method, but many of these servers are self 

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