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Gitlab still a pain to update…

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But it gets smoother. Still no ‘just call the update command’ but at least better than before. This time a dependency created the most headache: ruby. But creating the package again after upgrade of the whole system from the AUR solved that issue. There are still some warnings and exceptions here and there, but the […]

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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] […]