Backup Your /etc Directory With Daily Cron Task | Here is a simple and easy way to make daily backups of your /etc/ directory!
Search and tar Files By Date | The find command in Linux has an option -newerXY where a date can be specified. Using this in combination with some tar action will let you archive files by date!
Backup your /etc/ directory to a tarball with the date | Backup your /etc! Here is a random useful command I incorporate into various backup strategies.
Extracting or Uncompressing tar.xz Files in Linux | .tar.xz compression is becoming more popular. Here is how it works!