Our file server does nightly backups of your home directories. Those who need a file restored need simply send a request to email@example.com
To backup your laptop please follow the following steps.
ssh-keygen -t rsa
scp ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub firstname.lastname@example.org:.ssh/laptop-key.pub ssh linux.cs.mcgill.ca cd .ssh cat laptop-key.pub >> authorized_keys
ssh linux.cs.mcgill.ca mkdir LAPTOP-BACKUP
# backup contents of ~/Research to /home/mcb/username/LAPTOP-BACKUP rsync -a --delete-after ~/Research/ email@example.com:LAPTOP-BACKUP/