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Re: System Administrator's Manual

Thanks for your mail.  I am not currently involved in the Debian
Documentation Project (I gave it up for lack of time a couple of years
ago), so I am forwarding this to the debian-doc mailing list.

On Tue, 2002-08-13 at 23:12, Markus Amersdorfer wrote:
> Hi!
> I've recently come across the backup-page of the manual on
> http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/system-administrator/ch-sysadmin-backup.html.
> I've been dealing a little bit with backups lately setting up kbackup on
> two machines' and am generally quite happy with it. As I sometimes even
> write down a few letters in order not to forget how I accomplished
> things to work :), I thought you could take a look at
> http://homex.subnet.at/~max/comp-08_kbackup.shtml.
> Perhaps you can need it somehow?
> I haven't written anything "official" yet, so I don't really know how to
> structure it correctly to fit your needs. Perhaps you could give me hint
> or two if necessary...
> Concerning chapter "12.5 Types of backup":
> As far as I recall, "Differential Backups" are known as "backing up
> everything that has changed since last full backup", whereas
> "Incremental Backups" mean "backing up everything that has changed since
> last full or incremental backup".
> Anyway, I definitely ain't a backup professional...
> Would appreciate it to here from you... :)
> So long,
> Max
> -- 
> An expert is someone who can tell you exactly afterwards,
> why his prognosis was not correct.  < Winston Churchill >
> http://homex.subnet.at/~max/
Oliver Elphick                                Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk
Isle of Wight, UK                            
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      accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall
      come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man."    
                               Luke 21:36 

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