Backup with encryption
erwan at rail.eu.org
Thu Feb 17 22:38:52 CET 2005
Le Thu 17/02/2005, Dany Nativel disait
> According to the man page, you can choose the one you like :
> --encrypt-key */key/
> When backing up, encrypt to the given public key, instead of using
> symmetric (traditional) encryption. Can be specified multiple times.
> BTW, I use rdiff-backup (http://www.nongnu.org/rdiff-backup/) which
> doesn't offer any encrytpion but provides a very efficient way to
> perform incremental backups.
I use tar f -|gpg for my backups. And I encrypt with my public key. My private key
is stored on a USB key for security.
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