how would you backup 1TB of data to dvds?
valent.turkovic at gmail.com
Sun Feb 10 11:57:56 UTC 2008
Lamar Owen wrote:
> On Saturday 09 February 2008, Valent Turkovic wrote:
>> How would you backup [50GB] of data in a server with 4x 250GB drives all
>> mounted as separate mount points to a set of dvds using tools
>> available in fedora, centos or rhel?
> I can't believe the arrogance of some on the list. You asked a specific
> question, and people questioned your question. Yuck.
> In any case, check out scdbackup (
> http://scdbackup.webframe.org/main_eng.html )
> and see if it does what you want. Looks like you will need to build from
> source as I didn't find an F8 RPM; but, then again, I didn't search too hard,
> Really people, why not try answering people's questions? He wants to backup
> to DVD; while that might not be the best backup solution it is what he wants
> to use. It appears that scdbackup is the tool of choice for this sort of
> thing. If he had wanted to know about or have a discussion about backup best
> practices, he would have asked that question instead.
Ups, I replied to Frank by mistake.
I ment to say thank you Owen, this is exactly what I need.
I hope somebody takes this greap little program and packages it for
Fedora. Can somebody please sponsor it so others can also use it?
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