Subject: Re: using pax (or something else?) to backup lots of data to CD or
To: Carl Brewer <>
From: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?C=E9sar_Catri=E1n?= C. <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/28/2004 00:55:00
On Tue, 28 Dec 2004 13:51:23 +1100
Carl Brewer <> wrote:
> Does anyone have any suggestions here for how to backup
> to CD or DVD in a reasonably neat and automatic/hands free
> way a whole filesystem or chunk thereof?

I use dar for my backups.

"DAR can break up a archive into multiple files, to facilitate
storage on portable media, like CDs or DVDs."

You can check to see if it is useful to you.


  C=E9sar Catri=E1n C.