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Evil gitlab update…

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During the weekend I’ve managed to bring down my webserver and my gitlab service, due to a failed gitlab update. Well, the install script of the new gitlab version did some not so good things, which prevented me from updating without hassle. But after all I’ve just put two projects up there, which were easily […]

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Fast Howto: half-automated backup for hdd-dockingstations

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Disclaimer: “Fast howto” means in my world just dumping my config files for everyone to use, explanations are optional. Used tools: systemd, rsync (and cryptsetup) Just write a systemd service file like my ‘projectBackup.service’: You can replace ‘projects’ with whatever you like/need. [Unit] #device file in question look for it with: #systemctl –all –full | […]

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Fast howto: Weekly backup of your home dir with systemd timers and duplicity

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Disclaimer: “Fast howto” means in my world just dumping my config files for everyone to use, explanations are optional. 🙂   Hint: duplicity is very good in encrypting your backuped data, but my backup data disks are already encrypted through luks, so I’m not using this feature! /etc/systemd/system/homeBackup.timer [Unit] Description=weekly full home directory backup [Timer] […]