Subject: Re: Does anyone do backups on CD-R?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 11/18/1999 15:57:50
>> It's not directly relevant to the CD-R question, but I have written
>> a pseudo-tape driver that allows dump - or any other program - to
>> continue thinking it's talking to a tape, when it's really talking
>> to a program. It comes with a program that stores the "tape"
>> contents in a file, with framing information to identify tape record
I'll send you a copy off-list.
> I can make use of it to do AMANDA backups onto MO media.
I wrote it so we could do amanda backups to pseudo-tapes and then copy
the bits to real tapes later, on another machine. (At the time the
machine had no working tape drive, but we wanted to get amanda running
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