1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
Dismiss Notice

Welcome To SNBForums

SNBForums is a community for anyone who wants to learn about or discuss the latest in wireless routers, network storage and the ins and outs of building and maintaining a small network.

If you'd like to post a question, simply register and have at it!

While you're at it, please check out SmallNetBuilder for product reviews and our famous Router Charts, Ranker and plenty more!

B2 Backup from Router

Discussion in 'Asuswrt-Merlin' started by Saturnine, Jan 11, 2019.

  1. Saturnine

    Saturnine New Around Here

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2019
    Messages:
    7
    Hello,

    I’ve just received my 86U and have connected a hard drive to it, which is primarily going to be my on-site backup drive accessed via SMB.

    I would like the safety net of an off site backup and plan to back up the hard drive using a client on my hard drive. Clearly this isn’t ideal as it requires the laptop to be up and running.

    Does anybody know of a way to run any programme on the router itself which can encrypt and backup the data to the BackBlaze B2 Service? I appreciate it’ll be slow but the rate of change is quite small so it should be too onerous once the initial backup is done.

    Thanks!