Backup On The Go
Back up (or mirror) your GitHub repositories to BitBucket.
gem install backup_on_the_go
Back up your personal repositories (will back up your repositories to BitBucket
with a prefix of
Back up your personal repositories to a different account on BitBucket:
backup-on-the-go github_user:user_name_on_github bitbucket_user:user_name_on_github
Back up your organization repositories:
backup-on-the-go user:your_user_name github_repos_owner:organization_name bitbucket_repos_owner:team_name
For more options, see the parameters of BackupOnTheGo.backup.
Run in the Cloud
You can deploy to some cloud services to run the backup timely.
Deploy to Heroku
Run the following command to obtain the pre-prepared files for deploying:
git clone -b heroku git://github.com/xuhdev/backup-on-the-go.git cd backup-on-the-go bundle heroku create
backup.rb to configure your backup. After configuring, you may
foreman start to test locally. Then:
git commit -a -m "My initial backup commit." git push heroku heroku:master
NOTE: Don't push to any public repositories, since your password is there!
At last, you need to scale your dyno formation in order to run the backup dyno instead of the web dyno:
heroku scale web=0 worker=1