backup strategies

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Mon Oct 31 11:54:11 PST 2005

In the last episode (Oct 31), Paul Mather said:
> The other thing to note about FreeBSD snapshots that I don't think
> has been mentioned is that they are only supported on UFS2
> filesystems, meaning they are unavailable under FreeBSD 4.x and
> earlier (or on older filesystems created by those older versions of
> FreeBSD).

Snapshots work just fine on UFS1 filesystems; you just need to be
running 5.x or newer.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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