dd problem

Robert Holtzman holtzm at cox.net
Thu Jan 14 21:52:28 UTC 2010


On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 06:39:56PM -0700, Karl F. Larsen wrote:
> Steve Flynn wrote:
> > 
> > For what you want to do Karl,
> > http://www.gnu.org/software/automake/manual/tar/Incremental-Dumps.html
> 
> 	I went to this web page and it shows me that you wind up with 
> MANY tar.gz files that are incremental backups. This is stupid!
> 
> 	With rsync you add new files to an existing file. Works fine 
> and your method is stupid!

Of course. How silly of me. It's so simple. Anything Karl doesn't
understand or understand the reason for is stupid. Anyone suggesting
something Karl doesn't understand or understand the reason for is also
stupid. Hallelujah, I've seen the light!

-- 
Bob Holtzman
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"If you think you're getting free lunch,
 check the price of the beer"
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