[sf-lug] Bup "it backs things up" creator Avery Pennarun on Bup 2:30P Saturday, SF

Michael Paoli Michael.Paoli at cal.berkeley.edu
Thu Apr 7 03:47:27 PDT 2011

Bup[1] "it backs things up" creator Avery Pennarun[2][3] on Bup 2:30P  
Saturday, SF

Bup "it backs things up" does efficient sub-file deduplication and
compression suitable for disk-to-disk or disk-to-remote-host backups.

It's based git and python and the rolling-checksum concept that makes
rsync transfers so efficient.

Bup has no user-friendly graphical UI yet- this will be more about the
technology and the commandline interface.

Avery will be in town in about a week and has agreed to give a

details (+correction(s)), location, RSVP, etc., see:

1. https://github.com/apenwarr/bup
2. http://www.advogato.org/person/apenwarr/
3. http://apenwarr.ca/

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