We don’t have an automated solution for backing up user data yet, although I believe there is something in the works .
That said, if somebody wanted to write a fancy script that did automatic backups to a USB thumb drive, the
dbbackup command should be all you need.
While Kolibri is running, user data is stored in the
db.sqlite3.shm files. When Kolibri shuts down, all user data is consolidated into the
db.sqlite3 file. (As far as I know, there isn’t any user data stored in the
dbbackup command just creates a timestamped copy of that consolidated
db.sqlite3 file and puts it in
I hope this gives you a good idea of how to proceed! Let me know if you have any other questions.