dirvish - Fast, disk based, rotating network backup system

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Archiving Backup all
Package filename dirvish-1.2.1-8.11.noarch.rpm
Package name dirvish
Package version 1.2.1
Package release 8.11
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Category Productivity/Archiving/Backup
Homepage http://www.dirvish.org/
License OSL-2.0
Maintainer -
Download size 54.64 KB
Installed size 153.75 KB
Dirvish is a fast, disk based, rotating network backup system. With dirvish you
can maintain a set of complete images of your filesystems with unattended
creation and expiration. A dirvish backup vault is like a time machine for your


Package Version Architecture Repository
dirvish-1.2.1-2.5.noarch.rpm 1.2.1 noarch openSUSE Oss
dirvish - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/perl -
perl -
perl(Time::ParseDate) -
perl(Time::Period) -
rsync -


Name Value
config(dirvish) = 1.2.1-8.11
dirvish = 1.2.1-8.11


Type URL
Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
Binary Package dirvish-1.2.1-8.11.noarch.rpm
Source Package dirvish-1.2.1-8.11.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Archiving Backup repository:
    # zypper addrepo http://widehat.opensuse.org/opensuse/repositories/Archiving:/Backup/openSUSE_Tumbleweed/ archiving-backup
  2. Install dirvish rpm package:
    # zypper install dirvish




2016-07-05 - toddrme2178@gmail.com
- Fix Group tag.
2015-03-18 - jweberhofer@weberhofer.at
- Removed requirement for specific perl-version
2015-03-18 - jweberhofer@weberhofer.at
- Updated to latest upstream source package which fixed a small issue in
manpage for dirvish.conf.5 and corrected the version-number returned by
the dirvvish-commands and --version
2015-02-12 - jweberhofer@weberhofer.at
- Added example for /etc/dirvish/master.conf
2015-02-12 - jweberhofer@weberhofer.at
- dirvish-1.2.1-install.patch: converts the installer to work in unattended mode
- dirvish-expire-vanished.patch: Allows expiration of vanished backups
- dirvish-imsort-reserved-warning.patch: Fix for future reserved word warning
- dirvish-rsync-options.patch: Fix typo in docs about rsync-options which was
- dirvish-locate.patch: Get patch level of loadconfig.pl in case exit codes
are needed.
- dirvish-lock-vault-against-overlapping-runs.patch: Lock vault against
overlapping runs
2011-04-05 - opendeve@weberhofer.at
- dirvish-expire-vanished.patch: Added a patch that makes vaults having
"vanished files" expireable
2007-10-11 - dmacvicar@suse.de
- Adapt to openSUSE and put into build service
2006-10-05 - Robert Marcano <robert@marcanoonline.com>
- Fix License field
- Add license text
- Removed perl from BuildRequires
2006-09-25 - Robert Marcano <robert@marcanoonline.com>
- 1.2.1
- Initial package release

See Also

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duplicity-0.7.19-79.1.x86_64.rpm Encrypted bandwidth-efficient backup using the rsync algorithm
duplicity-lang-0.7.19-79.1.noarch.rpm Translations for package duplicity
fastlzlib-0.0+git.20150524-8.9.i586.rpm Zlib-like encapsulation interface to LZ4/FastLZ
fastlzlib-0.0+git.20150524-8.9.x86_64.rpm Zlib-like encapsulation interface to LZ4/FastLZ
fastlzlib-devel-0.0+git.20150524-8.9.i586.rpm Development files for the "fastlzlib" compression library
fastlzlib-devel-0.0+git.20150524-8.9.x86_64.rpm Development files for the "fastlzlib" compression library
flexbackup-1.2.1-2.9.noarch.rpm Flexible backup script
freedup-1.6~3-8.34.i586.rpm Links substantially identical, duplicate files to save file system space
freedup-1.6~3-8.34.x86_64.rpm Links substantially identical, duplicate files to save file system space
fsarchiver-0.8.5-51.12.i586.rpm Filesystem Archiver
fsarchiver-0.8.5-51.12.x86_64.rpm Filesystem Archiver
libfastlz1-0.0+git.20150524-8.9.i586.rpm Zlib-like encapsulation interface to LZ4/FastLZ