Backup utilities for ix-386

mark hilliard mark at gizzmo.UUCP
Thu Oct 19 03:49:06 AEST 1989

In article <11954 at> rfpfeifle at (Ron Pfeifle) writes:
>In article <[253554b6:333.1]comp.unix.i386;1 at vpnet.UUCP> lisbon at vpnet.UUCP (Gerry Swetsky) writes:
>>> Does anyone know of a better utility for backup (onto tape) than
>>> "backup" and "restore". I'm looking for something along the lines
>>> of "dump".

I personally like to use find piped to cpio and out to tape like:

find /partition -print | cpio -ocduBvm > /dev/tape&

Mark Hilliard

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