Backup Question

albi at albi at
Tue Jun 7 16:06:29 GMT 2005

On Tue, 7 Jun 2005 11:02:28 -0500
"Cody Holland" <cholland at> wrote:

> Ok, I'm trying to do a simple tar+gzip backup for my file system.  I
> can do this no problem.  The backup is a little less than 2Gb.  What I
> would like to do is chop this up into 650Mb pieces that I can ftp over
> to a server with a cd-r and burn them.  Does anyone know a good
> utility that can do this, or another method that will accomplish what
> I'm trying to do?

you can try split, see : man split

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