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Re: Backup solutions for NetBSD?

On 14 April 2010 02:19, Greg A. Woods <> wrote:
> At Tue, 13 Apr 2010 18:26:12 -0500, "John Palmer" 
> <> wrote:
> Subject: Backup solutions for NetBSD?
>> Anyone know of a good backup appliance that is compatible with NetBSD/Unix 
>> dump?
>> I'm not sure that the Barracuda backup solution supports UNIX dump from the 
>> client side.
> Any appliance that supports NFS can be used with rdiff-backup (in pkgsrc).
> Indeed some appliances even support SSH and presumably could support at
> least rsync, if not also rdiff-backup.
> I haven't used dump(8) since I got too much dirt in my Exabyte tape
> drive nearly a decade ago. Â(at the time I used Amanda with it, using
> dump as the underlying mechanism)

I've also found dirvish invaluable for backing up a variety of NetBSD
based hosts (from pkgsrc)

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