[svlug] Restrict rsync operation to daylight hours
chris at eff.org
Mon Feb 9 12:21:14 PST 2004
David Roseman writes:
> How can I restrict rsync operation to the daylight hours only? The
> source machine must be left idle during nighttime hours.
You could have a cron job do "chmod <mode> /usr/bin/rsync" where mode is
000 or 555 as appropriate.
> Also, rsync operation must be suspended when the target drive becomes
> 90% or 95% full. How can I do this?
What kind of granularity do you want, and what kinds of failure are you
willing to accept?
Chris Palmer Systems Administrator Electronic Frontier Foundation
More information about the svlug