I maintain many tools for creating automatic backups for various systems. This page will act as a hub to each of those solutions.
- tar-back is a backup utility to tar and gzip target filesystems. It supports a custom retention, filter exclusions, and backup directory.
- virt-back virt-back is a python application that uses the libvirt API to safely shutdown, gzip, and restart guests. Supports KVM, QEMU, XEN, Virtualbox, and more.
- mysql-back is a backup utility script to dump (backup) and gzip every MySQL database on a host.
- smart-back is a utility used to backup of every virtual machine on a SmartOS hypervisor.