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Re: scripts for portable, incremental backups to external disk (or DVD)



On Thu, 2007-08-09 at 15:33 +0200, M. Fioretti wrote:
> Now that I think about it, I like it. Hard drive as main backup for
> everything, extra copy of critical files on DVD for portability. This
> could both reduce overall backup costs and also have the added
> advantage that I could _boot_ from such an hard drive and "just keep
> working" if the one inside the case crashes, right? 

I wouldn't recommend that.  If whatever trashed the original happens
again, you'd be doing it to your back up.

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