Easy backup your EC2 instances
Easy backup your EC2 instances.
ec2-backup creates snapshots of all attached volumes of an EC2 instance
and automatically purges snapshots which not correspond to:
Important: in order to properly select which snapshot to purge,
ec2-backup should be run daily.
Note: only snapshots created by
ec2-backup are purgeable.
$ sudo npm -g install coffee-script $ npm install ec2-backup
config.json to set up your AWS credentials.
Usage: ec2-backup Options: no option for now.
To automatically launch
ec2-backup each night, you can add a cron job
0 4 * * * /path/to/ec2-backup.coffee >> /var/log/ec2-backup.log 2>&1