Re: tape drives for backups?

Subject: Re: tape drives for backups?
From: Scott J. Salvi (
Date: Mon Apr 17 2000 - 06:45:36 MDT

I use an HP 5000 DAT
Scott J. Salvi
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On Sun, 16 Apr 2000, Chuq Von Rospach wrote:

> What are people using for backups? I've got an older DAT drive
> attached to my YD machine via SCSI, but it seems to be glitchy (hangs
> at times...). What type of drives are people using successfully? Or
> is this a known problem?

           I'm thinking of using a USB drive so I can dis/connect it
           without having to poweroff. Anybody have manufacturer

           Somebody else also suggested a "network drive" that you just
           plug into your Ethernet and it has enough smarts it in to
           appear as an NFS host.

           - Paul

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