[rescue] OT: Looking for an old version of Veritas Backup Exec
William.Enestvedt at jwu.edu
Wed Jan 26 10:07:03 CST 2011
One problem might be feeding it the USB sticks in the right order to
recreate/reinventory the archive.
I got off of Veritas NetBackup (for Solaris) back when it still used
tar's format for its on-tape storage. Recovery was *much* easier, though
backups spanning multiple tapes were trickier.
> Apparently, they used to back up to tape - until the tape drive broke.
> Then they somehow told the backup program to wite to USB flash drives.
> So, now there is this little box of flash drives, all UDF formatted,
> and all containing exactly one giant file, called BACKUP.QIC.
*Me takes off hat respectfully, looks at the ground with a solemn
expression, sheds a tear of sympathy*
Sorry, man, that's pretty bad.
wenestvedt at jwu.edu
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