Backup Script

Originally copied from https://voorburg.home.xs4all.nl/backup.html about 10 years ago. Still good.

#!/bin/bash
#
# creates backups of essential files
#
DATA="/home /opt"
CONFIG="/etc"
LIST="/tmp/backlist_$$.txt"
#
mount /mnt/backup
set $(date)
#
if test "$1" = "Sat" ; then
        tar cfz "/mnt/backup/data/data_full_$6-$2-$3.tgz" $DATA
        rm -f /mnt/backup/data/data_diff*
        tar cfz "/mnt/backup/config/config_full_$6-$2-$3.tgz" $CONFIG
        rm -f /mnt/backup/config/config_diff*
else
        find $DATA -depth -type f \( -ctime -1 -o -mtime -1 \) -print > $LIST
        tar cfzT "/mnt/backup/data/data_diff_$6-$2-$3.tgz" "$LIST"
        rm -f "$LIST"
        find $CONFIG -depth -type f  \( -ctime -1 -o -mtime -1 \) -print > $LIST
        tar cfzT "/mnt/backup/config/config_diff_$6-$2-$3.tgz" "$LIST"
        rm -f "$LIST"
fi

mysqldump -u root --password=mypass --opt mydb > "/mnt/backup/database/mydb_$6-$2-$3.sql"
gzip "/mnt/backup/database/mydb_$6-$2-$3.sql"
umount /mnt/backup