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 Backing up games 
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Unread post Backing up games
I know TWGS does a fine job of auto-backing up whenever we install a new version, but I'd like to have a feature create a scheduled backup in the directory of my choosing. Such as an external drive on the network, or possibly a "cloud" solution.


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Unread post Re: Backing up games
I had a script that would do a backup but the only way currently is taking the server offline for about 3 minutes to archive all files. It would be a nice option to have if run during extern basically freezing players from moving or joining in the game until extern is done. Although for some busier games it would be nice if it could be scheduled several times a day doing as options or Full or Incremental.

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Fri Jun 22, 2012 8:46 am
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