Subject: Re: Amanda backups: gtar or dump?
To: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
From: Ask Dr. Stupid <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/28/1998 19:57:33
There _is_ a -v option to dump which means to re-read the tape and compare
the contents to those on disk; this only works well with quiescent backups,
We take an interesting approach: We'll do a level zero while the system is
up, then take it down to single-user mode a day later and do a level one.
Sorry if it's not what you're looking for.
Just because memory, disk and cpu speed are cheap is no excuse for