Backing up directly to DVD

Markus Hubig ubuntu at
Tue Nov 16 23:14:10 UTC 2004

On Tue, 16 Nov 2004, Ben Edwards (lists) wrote:

> The other issue is that I would like to be able to restore individual
> files from the DVD without unpacking the whole thing ,something like
>  gzip /media/cdrom | tar xv *files*

Try using dar instead of tar! It's in universe. You will love it ;-)


   - Markus

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