[linux-lvm] Block-Level Backup
Mark H. Wood
mwood at IUPUI.Edu
Thu Aug 7 08:28:01 UTC 2003
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On Thu, 7 Aug 2003, Rocky Lee wrote:
> but it'll be great if there's a tool,
> that supoorts block-level increment backup....
"Incremental backup" usually means "just the stuff that changed since last
time." Filesystems typically have a last-write date in the metadata for
each file. Where will you find the last-write date for each block of a
block device? Or what do you mean by "incremental backup" of a block
What problem are you trying to solve?
Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mwood at IUPUI.Edu
MS Windows *is* user-friendly, but only for certain values of "user".
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