Subject: Re: Backing up CD's
To: Stefan Schumacher <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/27/2003 23:05:18
On Wed, 23 Jul 2003, Stefan Schumacher wrote:

> Have you tried dump(8) to create a backup? dump is really strong and IMO the
> best backup tool.

Dump will dump only FFS filesystems. A CD usually has a completely
different (ISO-9660) filesystem on it and so you cannot use dump.

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