ZFS on root backup
Randal L. Schwartz
merlyn at stonehenge.com
Mon Jul 11 17:56:23 UTC 2011
>>>>> "Matthew" == Matthew Seaman <m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk> writes:
Matthew> 1) Really easy and unlimited amounts of snap-shotting. As well as
Matthew> making it really simple to get a coherent point-in-time backup of
Matthew> an active filesystem, they also give you a really simple 'undo'
Matthew> type functionality, so you can unwind accidental deletions and
Matthew> other user mistakes.
And with zxfer (in ports), very simple means to transfer those snapshots
to another location. I'm using that now on multiple machines, and it's
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