[CentOS] Backup PC or other solution

Thu May 7 15:41:03 UTC 2015
Jussi Hirvi <greenspot at greenspot.fi>

On 7.5.2015 14.24, Mauricio Tavares wrote:
> I admit one think it does miss is having a convenient way to look for
> a file, specially if you physically rotate drives. If rdiff-backup
> will tell when was the last time a file has been backed up/touched
> even if drive with said file is not mounted, I will need to get to
> learn more about it.

I don't think rdiff-backup would work with rotated drives - not really. 
You could make it work to some extent with some cumbersome gimmicks, but 
not perfectly. I found this thread on the subject:


But why rotate drives? Big drives are not very expensive nowadays.