Archive for December, 2007

CentOS 4.5 -> 4.6 update on a Virtuozzo VPS

Tuesday, December 18th, 2007

Updating from CentOS 4.5 to 4.6 is very easy. All you have to do is use yum : a simple “yum update” is all you need to do.

However, when updating CentOS to the new 4.6 version on a Virtuozzo VPS, you may encounter a dependency error. On my VPS, I got the following message : (more…)

Simple incremental backup with rsync over SSH

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

SSH and rsync can be used as a powerful backup tool. Together with hard links, it is also possible to use it to make incremental backups using a simple script. (more…)