Use restic on Fedora for encrypted backups

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Fedora Magazine - https://fedoramagazine.org/use-restic-encrypted-backups/

Restic is a fast, efficient, free and open source backup application that secures your data with AES-256 encryption. Restic also utilizes deduplication to help conserve backup space. Additionally, Restic is compatible with most major cloud providers. This tutorial walks through installing Restic on Fedora and setting up backups to a cloud storage provider (in this example, BackBlaze B2 Cloud storage).

Installing Restic

Although you can compile restic from source or download it from the release page, there’s a helpful COPR for this utility.  The Fedora Magazine covered this COPR in one of our previous articles. Do note that COPR provided software

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