Published on Saturday, June 9th, 2007 at 11:40 am

The code below will first create a file called Exclude containing the paths to all common document files I wish to exclude from my backup, images, documents etc.

Secondly the tar command will be used to create a compressed tgz containing everything in the given folder and recursive folders excluding the files as detected.


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