Backport rsnapshot 1.3.1 to Lenny
I recently needed a version of rsnapshot that included LVM snapshot support. Unfortunately the version included with Debian Lenny doesn't include this, so I had to create a quick backport.
This is a very quick record of what I did.
Install useful build scripts:
aptitude install devscripts
Create somewhere to store our downloads and built files:
mkdir build-dir cd build-dir …
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