[lug] Backup system ideas
warren at sandersonline.org
Thu May 19 19:27:36 MDT 2005
dan radom wrote:
>* Mike Stanczyk (stanczyk at pcisys.net) wrote:
>>Since the suggestions every submitted were so great the last time
>>(pdf creation), I'd like your suggestions and horror stories about
>>The NT4sp6 server's Travan tape drive is dying. I've scavanged
>>enough old hardware to build a backup machine. The backup machine
>>will run linux on an internal ide drive with an external scsi
>>drive to host backup files. If a spare scsi tape drive of mine
>>checks out, that will go in as well.
>>Amanda and Backula are on my research list. Other suggestions?
>>Windows XP, 2000, and 98 are around too.
>smb mount the windows filesystems and rsync it to the scsi drive. rsync
>works wonderfully for backups.
rsync! Here is a classy take on rsync: http://www.dirvish.org/
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