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Backup to Google Drive on Linux

March 15, 2017 Mathias

Run Backup Bird with the Google Drive setup flag
sudo backupbird --setup-gdrive

Copy the link into your browser and accept the permissions.
Copy the code and paste it into terminal, and press enter.
The agent should now confirm the connection.

Now edit the config file on the server
sudo nano /etc/backupbird/conf.toml

provider = "gdrive"
storePath = "/backups" Where to store the backup on Google Drive

Now restart the BackupBird service
sudo service backupbird restart