dar - Software for making/restoring incremental CD/DVD backups

Distribution: PCLinuxOS
Repository: PCLinuxOS x86_64
Package name: dar
Package version: 2.4.11
Package release: 1pclos2013
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 2.34 MB
Download size: 2.34 MB
Official Mirror: ftp.nluug.nl
DAR is a command line tool to backup a directory tree and files. DAR is able to make differential backups, split them over a set of disks or files of a given size, use compression, filter files or subtrees to be saved or not saved, directly access and restore given files. DAR is also able to handle extented attributes, and can make remote backups through an ssh session for example. Finally, DAR handles save and restore of hard and symbolic links.


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  • dar = 2.4.11-1pclos2013
  • dar(x86-64) = 2.4.11-1pclos2013


    Install Howto

    1. Enable PCLinuxOS x86_64 repository in /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm http://ftp.nluug.nl/pub/os/Linux/distr/pclinuxos/pclinuxos/apt/ pclinuxos/64bit x86_64
    2. Update the package index:
      # apt-get update
    3. Install dar rpm package:
      # apt-get install dar