Quote Originally Posted by RyecoAaron View Post
The commands for rsync are in the script. You should just be able to change the locations in the script. The time between starting and stopping zimbra on my system is around 6 minutes. /opt/zimbra is the only thing you need to backup. Swapping the machines in case of failure?? You can have a cold backup server setup with all settings identical. If one fails, you need to sync the cold backup server from your backup.
Thanks again,
I ran
rsync -av /opt/zimbra /home/backup/
so the first step went fine. Now I need to stop Zimbra and run
rsync -av --delete /opt/zimbra  /home/backup/
, hope this is the correct command. It's slightly different than the script you had posted but should work the same, am I right?