[Dirvish] dirvish - solaris / linux
marc.davis at drake.edu
Wed Sep 23 16:03:10 UTC 2009
Oh, I'm sorry.
The solaris box will be a client.
On the backup server (linux), rsync identifies itself as "2.6.9 protocol version 29" and dirvish is "1.2"
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From: "Jason Boxman" <jasonb at edseek.com>
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Subject: Re: [Dirvish] dirvish - solaris / linux
Marc Davis wrote:
> Is there anything I particularly need to be aware of when backing up
> solaris to a linux box?
> What about versions of rsync?
> Installing dirvish on solaris?
I haven't seen Solaris since about 2005, so I am sure someone will
correct me if I am mistaken.
You'll need to install Dirvish by hand, which is as I recall pretty
easy. You'll need to install a couple of dependencies, too, using
Perl's CPAN. (From the package HOWTO file)
# perl -mCPAN -e install [module]
Possibly POSIX Perl module if Solaris 10 doesn't have that.
You'll probably want to run
# perl -v && rsync --version
Although if you want this to be a Dirvish client, you just need rsync on
the Solaris box and you're done I believe.
Was this going to be a client or a server?
I'd make sure you've got OpenSSH installed on the Solaris 10 box. (I
remember building it by hand on 8.)
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