Webmin Rsnapshot Module


The Rsnapshot Webmin module helps configuring Rsnapshot.
It is a GUI for Rsnapshot
Current version is 0.3.1


When done, the module is accessible from System > Rsnapshot Backup

You may also download the module


This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

Author: © Thierry Banel <tbanelwebmin@free.fr>

Contributors (with permission):

About Webmin

Webmin is an administration tool for Unix and Linux systems.
It uses a standard web browser for its interface.
It is made of plug-ins.

About Rsnapshot

Rsnapshot is a backup utility for Unix and Linux systems.
It creates "snapshots" of entire directories, thus keeping the state of directories at intervals.
It does so in an efficient way: only changes from a snapshot to the next use disk space.


the rsnapshot screen


The module is maintained on GitHub

Change Log in this version

Related works

WebRsnapshot by Georgi Dobrev is quite similar to the Webmin Rsnapshot module. The main difference is that it works on it own, whereas the Webmin Rsnapshot module is part of the Webmin system administrator.

Here is a tutorial by Fitri Aryani about installation of the module.