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klovera on 01/14/12


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tar excluding directory


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How to run a tar archive backup excluding a directory. For example, running a website root directory backup excluding the 'backups' directory.

  1. tar cvf domain.com_YYYY_MM_DD_TTTT.tar * --exclude "backups"

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