Subject: Re: *whew*
To: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
Date: 02/07/2002 12:44:03
On Wed, Feb 06, 2002 at 05:24:32PM -0600, Peter Seebach wrote:
| In message <Pine.NEB.firstname.lastname@example.org>, G
| reywolf writes:
| >Just a bit of thanks.
| >I don't know who came up with the idea to back up /etc files in
| >/var/backups, but I'm very grateful to you.
| >NEVER underestimate the value of that directory.
| Seconded, thirded, and reasserted on behalf of everyone who's ever done tech
| support for a BSD-flavored Unix since that directory was introduced.
It's even more useful since Andrew Brown added support for tracking
changes in the backed-up files with rcs.