[rescue] Netra 240 - Backup rsync server?

Phil Stracchino alaric at metrocast.net
Sat Apr 11 12:05:33 CDT 2009

Mark Brown wrote:
> I did something similar with dreadful results. (YMMV)
> I was using an Ultra-2 with mirrored 36gb disks as my web/mail server 
> for my domain.  Needing additional storage, I procured a NexStar USB 
> enclosure, and wired up a Linksys NSLU2 device with Linux firmware in 
> order to serve NFS.  I had /home nfs mounted on the Ultra-2 from the 
> NSLU2.  Worked great for about 2 years. (slow like crazy, but it was 
> only /home for email and basic storage). Then things went terribly wrong...

I'd have just hung a 711 off the U2.

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