flexbackup - Perl-based flexible backup system that can use dump/afio/cpio/tar

Property Value
Distribution FreeBSD 12
Repository FreeBSD Ports Latest amd64
Package filename flexbackup-1.2.1_7.txz
Package name flexbackup
Package version 1.2.1
Package release 7
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Category sysutils
Homepage http://flexbackup.sourceforge.net/
License GPLv2+
Maintainer ports@FreeBSD.org
Download size 68.54 KB
Installed size 260.22 KB
A flexible backup tool
o Easy to configure
o Uses dump, afio, GNU tar, cpio, pax, or zip archivers
o Full and numbered levels of incremental backup (acts like "dump")
o Compression and buffering options for all backup types
o Does remote filesystems (over rsh/ssh; no special service)
o Can backup only files not owned by rpm, or changed from rpm version
o Writes to tapes, on-disk archive files, or on-disk directory trees
o Keeps a table of contents so you know archives are on each tape
o Nice log files
You can get additional information about remote backup strategies using SSH
at http://www.sysfault.org/flexbackup.html
WWW: http://flexbackup.sourceforge.net/
- AFIO: off
- BUFFER: off
- DOCS: on
- MBUFFER: off
- ZIP: off
--------------- Flexbackup Configuration Information ---------------
Flexbackup needs to have its configuration file placed in
/usr/local/etc.  A template copy of this configuration file
has been installed into
Please copy this file to
Edit this file appropriately on all machines where you will
run flexbackup.
NOTE: The flexbackup.conf file will not be removed or overwritten
by future package removals or upgrades once you have
customized it.
**   Changes have occurred in this file up to and including  **
**   version 1.2.0!                                          **
Also see /usr/local/share/doc/flexbackup/README
for more information on how to use flexbackup. Man pages have
also been written and included in this version of the port!
===>   NOTICE:
The flexbackup port currently does not have a maintainer. As a result, it is
more likely to have unresolved issues, not be up-to-date, or even be removed in
the future. To volunteer to maintain this port, please create an issue at:
More information about port maintainership is available at:


Package Version Architecture Repository
flexbackup-1.2.1_7.txz 1.2.1 i386 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
flexbackup-1.2.1_7.txz 1.2.1 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
flexbackup-1.2.1_7.txz 1.2.1 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
flexbackup - - -


Name Value
gtar = 1.32
perl5 = 5.28.1_1


Type URL
Mirror pkg.freebsd.org
Binary Package flexbackup-1.2.1_7.txz
Source Package sysutils/flexbackup

Install Howto

Install flexbackup txz package:

# pkg install flexbackup

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