Subject: Re: backup: dump | gzip | cdrecord ?
To: Ben Collver <email@example.com>
From: Geert Hendrickx <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/06/2005 22:26:15
On Sat, Aug 06, 2005 at 08:33:57AM -0700, Ben Collver wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 06, 2005 at 03:23:37PM +0200, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> > Hello guys,
> > I'm looking for a way to backup to cd's/dvd's using dump(8). Searching
> > through the archives, I found this post:
> > http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-users/2002/01/02/0023.html
> > ... what about integrating gzip? ...
> > What do you guys think?
> It is a great idea, but I don't think it currently works. See
What exactly doesn't work? Dumping to named pipes itself (like the first
link describes), or the pipe returning and end-of-tape signal?