bup-ftp - ftp-like client for navigating bup repositories
bup ftp is a command-line tool for navigating bup repositories. It has commands similar to the Unix
ftp(1) command. The file hierarchy is the same as that shown by
Note: if your system has the python-readline library installed, you can use the <tab> key to complete filenames while navigating your backup data. This will save you a lot of typing.
The following commands are available inside
.character). If -s is given, each file is displayed with its hash from the bup archive to its left.
$ bup ftp bup> ls mybackup/ yourbackup/ bup> cd mybackup/ bup> ls 2010-02-05-185507@ 2010-02-05-185508@ latest@ bup> cd latest/ bup> ls (...etc...) bup> get myfile Saving 'myfile' bup> quit
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