> I searched for a long time for this topic but I can'T find any solution for
> my problem.
> I planned to use BackupPC for doing Backups on several Windows Client
> machines. The server is running SUSE Linux 9.3.
> My question is how it's possible using rsync for file transfers without
> installing anything on the client machines ( like the cygwin solution) ?
> Is it possible to backup this clients with backuppc through smb shares but
> still using for the file transfers rsync to save network load?
No. To take advantage of rsync you need to install it on
the client. SMB has the advantage of no client SW, but
all files need to be transferred in full.