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Create a folder by date and then backup inside script.sh

Discussion in 'System Administration' started by pamamolf, Jul 7, 2014.

  1. pamamolf

    pamamolf Well-Known Member

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    Hi

    How can i adjust this:
    Code:
    cd /home/nginx/domains/mydomain.com/
    tar -zcf /home/backup/backup_files_$(date +\%d-\%m-\%Y).tgz public 
    to auto create a folder inside /home/backup/07072014 every time that runs the script so the backup will go there and have a better view of backups?

    Thanks
     
  2. eva2000

    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

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    just change your tar line for /home/backup/ to add the data stamped folder... but wouldn't that end up a mess ? once that month is over ? /home/backup/07072014/ would have included august, september and so on files

    eaiser to leave as is
     
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