View Full Version : Backup Linux/Admin on XP?

May 10th, 2007, 09:49 AM

I'm running MediaWiki (the same software used to run Wikipedia.org) on a SUSE Linux box and need to back it up to an external hard drive (we were going to back it up using Tivoli under AIX but that's another story :-). Ideally I'd like to admin the external drive from XP. Is this possible? If not what would you suggest?


May 10th, 2007, 09:44 PM

You can go for Amanda Enterprise Edition 2.6 (http://www.zmanda.com/amanda-enterprise-edition.html).

It has Zmanda Management Console (ZMC), ZMC is a web based service integrated with Zmanda Network. It provides management and visualization tools for all day-to-day activities of a backup administrator. This can be done through Firefox/IE on XP.

You can view the demo - http://www.zmanda.com/ZMC-Short-Demo/ZMC-Short-Demo.html

For more details register at http://network.zmanda.com/register.php
Or contact (888) 4ZMANDA (888.496.2632)


May 11th, 2007, 12:49 PM
Thanks. We will look into that. For now I must use the Amanda version which come w/Suse 10 Enterprise. Is there a GUI front end for this (I grew up on Windoze95 :-) ?