[rescue] backup software
alaric at caerllewys.net
Wed Aug 6 14:21:10 CDT 2003
On Wed, Aug 06, 2003 at 01:34:39PM -0400, William Enestvedt wrote:
> Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> > For the most part, I wish to have a scalable backup system that leaves
> > the actual archives in a format than can be read without the backup
> > system.
> NetBackup uses (GNU?) tar to write the archives, and its "database" is a
> vast directory of ASCII files with ctime time-stamps.
And therein, I assume, lies the same problem as Arkeia that you can't
back up the backup metadata without incurring recursive filesystem
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