[lug] network drives as backup?

Jeff Schroeder jeff at zingstudios.net
Tue Jul 25 10:04:18 MDT 2006

> I'm using external USB hard drives.

I echo this.  USB drives are convenient, easy to move, and fairly cheap 
(the enclosure is maybe $30, and add the cost of whatever drive you 

I've got one hanging off my main data server, and run nightly backups to 
it.  Now and then I need to move it to another system to copy backup 
files quickly, or burn a CD for archival purposes.  Plug and play.

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