CrossNodes: Tonic for Your Backup Woes: CD Backups In Linux (Part Two)
Jan 21, 2003, 07:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carla Schroder)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Last week's article left off with a basic CD writing command
set that uses mkisofs and cdrecord to make CD backups. This week,
let's first look at a few more command options for these programs
before moving on to using tar for more complex needs and writing
scripts to automate backups.
"Linux permissions can be a bit confusing when making backups.
Recall the basic mkisofs command string to put our backup file into
a CD-recordable format..."