my personal gemini capsule
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commit 472f7ade020fbed916ab756138aebb73b363df3f
parent 9a425bf6fea3d443c195fe954cce5590ebc40393
Author: René Wagner <>
Date:   Sun, 22 Nov 2020 19:49:54 +0100

finish hosting

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Mindex.gmi | 12++++++------
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diff --git a/hosting.gmi b/hosting.gmi @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@ # my self-hosting setup -My gemini capsule is - in company with some other services - run at a server at my home. This site describes the +My gemini capsule is - in company with some other services - run on a server at my home. This site describes the setup and why i've choosen it. ## specs @@ -40,7 +40,7 @@ A UPS will so be added to the setup. ### other -- NFS +- NFS server - DLNA (with miniDLNA) ## backup strategy @@ -51,6 +51,15 @@ My backup strategy is split in 2 parts: - semi-automatic local backups - automatic "cloud" backup -"local backups" means "sync the data to another hard disk +### local backups +I have 3 hard disks which hold a rotating backup that is created once a week. The disks rest in a fire-prove safe in my house. + +The data is rsync'ed to the disks. This results in full-backups reaching back 3 weeks which can be accessed directly by attaching the disk to an arbitrary system. + +### cloud backups +The "cloud" backups are created automatically every night. It creates a full-backup every month and incremental backups in between. These backups are compressed and encrypted. +If opted for duplicity as a long-standing, proven backup solution which suits my use case. + +=> duplicity homepage => index.gmi [home] diff --git a/index.gmi b/index.gmi @@ -6,9 +6,9 @@ ███ █ █ █ █ █ ███ ███ █ █ █ █ █ █ █ █ █ ███ ``` -Welcome to my gemini capsule @! +# Welcome to my gemini capsule @! -# shortlog +## shortlog ### 2020-11-22 where is this capsule run? gemini is great for people who'd like to be indepented and self-host their services. For whom it may interest i've added a description of my setup. See the *info* section below. @@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ gemini aims for simplicity, but there's ongoing chat on the mailinglist to add t => hosting.gmi What looks my self-hosting setup like? -# coding +## coding Perl maybe considered oldschool by many, but it is still very good in text processing - which is the very core of gemini. Therefore it is obvious to use perl for cgi with gemini. => cgi scripts for gmnisrv written in Perl @@ -36,19 +36,19 @@ As a amateur photographer i've create some open source tools which support my wo => photo-workflow tools on => photo/ more information about my photo workflow and the tools -# About me +## About me I started my "computer career" in the late 1980s, when i wrote BASIC programs on one of these: => Robotron KC85/4 I've since been a tech addict interested in coding and admin stuff. I embrace the KISS principle, i guess that's why i'm so excited about gemini. -I run a few sites on the "ordinary web": +I run a few public sites on the "ordinary web": => german photography community => web forum about diesel-engine powered motorcycles => my private shortlink service -## contact +### contact => Mastodon account => My photo showcase