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How To Install UrBackup Server on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
On this tutorial we will learn how to install UrBackup, an Open Source client/server backup system on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS operating system.
We need a backup software to perform a backup, to create supplementary exact copies of files, databases or entire computers. These programs may later use the supplementary copies to restore the original contents in the event of data loss. UrBackup is a free and oper source backup software which is widely used today. UrBackup is an easy to setup Open Source client/server backup system, that through a combination of image and file backups accomplishes both data safety and a fast restoration time. On this tutorial we will learn how to install UrBackup Server application on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS operating system.
UrBackup Installation On Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
The UrBackup installation on Ubuntu Linux will be consist of several steps as mentioned below :
Adding UrBackup Repository
Installing UrBackup Server Software
Accessing UrBackup Web
1. Adding UrBackup Repository
On this stage, we will add UrBackup repository to our Ubuntu packages system. The UrBackup will be using ppa:uroni/urbackup repository. Adding repository by using command line :
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:uroni/urbackup
mpik@app01:~$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:uroni/urbackup
[sudo] password for mpik:
Efficient Client-Server Backup system for Linux and Windows. A client for Windows lets you backup open files and complete partition images. Backups are stored to disks in a efficient way (deduplication) on either Windows or Linux servers.
More info: https://launchpad.net/~uroni/+archive/ubuntu/urbackup
Press [ENTER] to continue or Ctrl-c to cancel adding it.
Get:2 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-security InRelease [114 kB]
Hit:3 http://ppa.launchpad.net/ondrej/php/ubuntu focal InRelease
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Get:22 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-backports/universe amd64 DEP-11 Metadata [10.4 kB]
Fetched 4,313 kB in 19s (227 kB/s)
Reading package lists... Done
2. Updating System
By updating system repository, we will refresh our Ubuntu system to the latest package version, this task is performed by submitting command line :