Alfresco BART (Backup and Recovery Tool)

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Alfresco BART is a tool written in shell script on top of Duplicity for Alfresco backups and restore from a local file system, FTP, SCP or Amazon S3 of all its components: indexes, data base, content store and all deployment and configuration files. It should runs in most Linux distributions, for Windows you may use Cygwin (non tested yet).


Brief description of its features: full and incremental backups, backup policies, backup volume control, encryption with GPG, compression. Also it has a restore wizard with shortcuts for quick restore of some key components ( and more).


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OwnerToni de la Fuente

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License TypeApache
Project PageAlfresco BART – : : : : Blog : : Toni de la Fuente : : 
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Tagsalfresco, backup, recovery, restore, tool, shell
Component TypeExternal Utility
Extension Points
InstallationHosted,Configuration Only,Script,Manual
ProductsRepository, Share Web Client, Explorer Web Client (Obsolete), Records Management