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Re: [OT] Backup solutions

On Thu, 2003-03-20 at 08:59, Bob Paige wrote:

> Questions:
> 1) what is better for backup, tape, or CD? (I already have a CD burner)
> 2) if tape, what is a good/inexpensive product to use?
> 3) what software works best?

1) tape - can easily back up the entire system (and a small network)
2) DDS - others are faster, but they cost more
3) amanda, amanda, and amanda - command line, cron-able, free, and very

It might also be a good idea to take snapshots of especially interesting
stuff every once in a while with your CD burner.

Glenn English

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