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OSNews: Disaster and Disaster Recovery

Apr 08, 2004, 03:15 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Casey Keller)

[ Thanks to Nobody for this link. ]

"Windows XP would crash or my Grub bootloader would fail. Stupid of me, I forgot to set a mount point or I wiped a necessary system file for giggles or error. The true test of skills and test of character in any situation in life comes from how we handle defeat. Do we go down in a burning blaze? Run screaming back to our corners? Or do we fight it out and become the victor of the 8th round against OS Ali?

"If you ask your average hardware vendor who simply supplies a Restore disk, they usually say backup, wipe, reinstall. This downfall of system support and shirking of responsibility tends to leave the end user in a realm of lost souls and a feeling of questioned value..."

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