Subject: Re: Suggestions for a backup solution
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Wojciech Puchar <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/02/2002 23:16:46
> >read a CDR for almost pocket change these days...
> >
> Which brings up another question:  what DVD writers are supported by
> NetBSD?  Although the drives are expensive, the disk themselves -- even
> the rewritable ones -- are cheap.  I know there's a debate about

what i found in Poland (1PLN about 0.23$ don't remember exactly):

(DVD-R) 3.95 GB NASHUA  82,78 (about 20$)
(DVD-RAM) 5,2 GB TDK  138,90 (about 35$)

is it cheap?

4GB DDS-2 tape costs <<10$

and what's the difference between DVD-R and DVD-RAM?