[uug] Backup Solution
kimball at kimballlarsen.com
Tue Apr 15 08:54:15 MDT 2008
On Apr 15, 2008, at 4:47 AM, Bryan Murdock wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 3:06 PM, Mark Gardner <markgard at gmail.com>
>> Ok, in light of my USB Drive failure/scare/recovory I've decided to
>> add another layer to my backup solution. (If it's not coppied twice
>> might as well be gone).
>> Here's what I'm looking for. A little utility/program/suite whatever
>> that I can point at what I want to backup and have it create backup
>> files in the appropriate size to backup to DVDs. (DVD backup has a
>> higher wife acceptance rate than external USB drive).
>> I've looked into amanda, I think it will do all I want. (backup to
>> external usb drive, AND files big enough for DVD). It seem rather
>> any other suggestions. My local LUG --kclug-- [kansas city] is no
>> help, (they like to argue tangents and put down newbies), BYU UUG is
>> once again the best LUG ever.
and I'll chime in with a vote for backuppc - though I'm not sure how
well it will play with DVDs as the storage media.
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