What to backup
scott at g-it.ca
Wed Sep 15 11:24:37 PDT 2004
On Sep 15, 2004, at 12:19 PM, Curtis Vaughan wrote:
> I have a question about what exactly I should backup on my 5.3 FreeBSD
> Server. So far I have chosen the following directories for full
> backup. But perhaps some is overkill.
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You don't really need to backup /usr/ports and /usr/src since they can
be easily rebuilt by cvsup'ing the latest. Not backing these up will
probably save you about 500MB.
Scott A. Gerhardt, P.Geo.
Gerhardt Information Technologies
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