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Re: What's the best way to backup to dvd?

On Wed, 2007-02-28 at 18:18 -0600, Ron Johnson wrote:
> On 02/28/07 12:59, Joe Hart wrote:
> > Bob McGowan wrote:
> >> Caoilte O'Connor wrote:
> >>> Hi,
> >>> I'm looking to backup my mp3 collection (50gig or so) to dvds. I'll
> >>> have to tar it all because some of the filenames are too long and a
> >>> few have strange accents.
> >>>
> [snip]
> > 
> > Thanks for this thread.  A bit late for me because I wiped out my 90 gig
> > s of mp3 files by mistake (big oops).  I had 3 dvd's worth backed up,
> > but all the music that I added in the last few months is now gone.  Oh
> > well, never listened to most of it anyway.
> > 
> > IMO, cdbackup is definitely the way to go.  If I had have done that, all
> > of my music would be restored by now.  On the plus side, I've been
> > ripping cd's into ogg format and the files are smaller so I can cram
> > even more music on the HD. :)
> The *REAL* solution to backing up 50 or 90 or whatever GB of data is
> an external hard disk!!!!

What about sticktion?
greg, greg@gregfolkert.net

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