Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks Frank
good chemistry is complicated,
and a little bit messy -LW
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Archive::Zip[ing] a very active directory

by jfroebe (Vicar)
on Oct 11, 2010 at 20:43 UTC ( #864699=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Archive::Zip[ing] a very active directory

Check out Shadow Volumes - part of windows XP and higher. They will create a snapshot where you can backup the files you need.

Jason L. Froebe

Blog, Tech Blog


Comment on Re: Archive::Zip[ing] a very active directory
Re^2: Archive::Zip[ing] a very active directory
by Marshall (Prior) on Oct 12, 2010 at 21:12 UTC
    The link above didn't work for me, but Wiki - Shadow Copy has a pretty good description to get started. Should work on Win 2003 server. These things can have some significant performance issues - so ymmy.

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://864699]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others avoiding work at the Monastery: (17)
As of 2014-04-17 15:48 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    April first is:







    Results (453 votes), past polls