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Old 02-09-2010, 03:35 PM   #1
bluesword1969
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Question Backup entire system to DVD.


Anyone know a good way to do this, aside of something like mondo?

Basically, I want to write to the DVD, much like tar would write to a tape.

Backup to tape example:

Code:
sudo nice tar -jcvpf /dev/st0 / --exclude=/some-random-backup-dir --exclude=/proc --exclude=/lost+found --exclude=/sys --exclude=/mnt --exclude=/media --exclude=/tmp
Thanks!

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Old 02-09-2010, 04:44 PM   #2
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I guess you could tar,dd, cat or such to a udf disk.
 
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Old 02-09-2010, 04:49 PM   #4
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Oooh.. neat. :-)

I'll try it!

I'll post results later.

Thanks for the URL.
 
  


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