[CentOS] Multiple incremental DVD backup program?

Leon Fauster leonfauster at googlemail.com
Thu Nov 1 22:11:51 UTC 2012


Am 01.11.2012 um 21:19 schrieb Keith Roberts:
> On Thu, 1 Nov 2012, Les Mikesell wrote:
> 
>> Just a knee-jerk reaction because I like it so well, but whenever
>> anyone mentions backups I have to recommend backuppc.   If you have
>> any other system that can work over the network (perhaps offsite via
>> VPN) and hold copies on-line you might like it.  It is the kind of
>> thing that you can set up once and it will take care of itself for
>> years.   It can use rsync for the transport so after your initial copy
>> you only need bandwidth for the changes.
> 
> That's something I might take a look at. What I want 
> to do is make backups that are on removable media, so they 
> are not dependant on a machine for their data safety. Once I 
> have burnt the backups to DVD they will be stored away then, 
> just in case I need them.



i suggest to burn it twice on different media and migrate the
data to new media after a couple of years :-)

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LF




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