Script to backup Asterisk folders

Script to backup Asterisk folders

The key folders to backup for asterisk are

You can use this script to back them up into one gz file.

ora=`date ‘+%Y.%m.%d-%H.%M.%S’`
tar zcf etc-asterisk-$ora.tar.gz /etc/asterisk
tar zcf var-log-asterisk-$ora.tar.gz /var/log/asterisk
tar zcf var-lib-asterisk-$ora.tar.gz /var/lib/asterisk
tar zcf var-spool-asterisk-$ora.tar.gz /var/spool/asterisk
tar zcf usr-lib-asterisk-$ora.tar.gz /usr/lib/asterisk
tar zcf var-lib-mysql-$ora.tar.gz /var/lib/mysql
tar zcf usr-local-tomcat-$ora.tar.gz /usr/local/tomcat/webapps
# make one big file of them all
tar zcf asterisk-backup-$ora.tgz *$ora*
rm -f $ora.tar.gz

Also found this article on backup and restore

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