Ubuntu – How to test the integrity of a backup made with Backup (Deja Dup)

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I'm running 11.10 and did a backup with the default program titled "Backup" (Deja Dup).

How can I know that it backed up my files correctly / completely?

Best Answer

  • Update Deja-dup to 24.x or latest release.

    In later version of 23.x they have added integrity check feature.

    Have a look this link. https://bugs.launchpad.net/deja-dup/+bug/1055356

    After every backup, we make a small check to confirm we can restore a test file. And every two months, we make a more intensive check.

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