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Re: simple backup script



on Tue, Sep 02, 2003, Yves Goergen (nospam.list@unclassified.de) wrote:
> Why don't you just use RAID to mirror your harddisk?
> 
> Saves you daily backups and gives you instant backup on failure. And IIRC
> your system can keep on running 'on one tyre'.

Mirrored RAID is not a backup solution.

A backup is necessarily different to what you have; you've got what
you've got, which is why you want something else off tape.

Peter. 

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